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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Fri, 24 Dec 2021, 01:15
01:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 01:07 UTC, 24/12/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20211224/0105Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/1113

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 24/0030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0201 W07820 - S0206 W07813
- S0209 W07818 - S0201 W07820 - S0201 W07820 MOV
SE 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 24/0630Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 24/1230Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 24/1830Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VERY FAINT VA IS OBS MOV SE UP TO 8NM SE FM
THE SUMMIT, BUT IS QUITE DIFFICULT TO OBS DUE TO
WX CLDS ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20211224/0700Z

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IG reported a high level of activity at Sangay during 21-28 December. Seismicity was characterized by daily explosions, long-period earthquakes, and signals indicating emissions. Weather clouds and rain sometimes prevented visual and webcam observations of the volcano, though almost daily ash-and-gas plumes were identified in satellite images by the Washington VAAC or in webcam views; plumes rose as high as 1.5 km above the volcano and drifted SE, S, SW, and W. ... Read all
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Sangay volcano
Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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