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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

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wed, 26 Feb 2020, 08:30
08:30 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 and is moving at 5-10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 08:20 UTC, 26/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200226/0817Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/218

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 26/0750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0148 W07828 - S0159 W07820
- S0202 W07819 - S0204 W07850 - S0153 W07851 -
S0148 W07828 MOV W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 26/1400Z SFC/FL200 S0150 W07827
- S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0205 W07913 -
S0152 W07916 - S0150 W07827

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 26/2000Z SFC/FL200 S0152
W07839 - S0158 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0211
W07914 - S0156 W07916 - S0152 W07839

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/0200Z SFC/FL200 S0151
W07917 - S0152 W07845 - S0158 W07820 - S0201
W07820 - S0208 W07914 - S0151 W07917

RMK: VA CLD SEEN MOV WNW/W IN SAT IMAGERY AND
EXTDG NEARLY 25 NM FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE
SHOWS A W-LY MOVG THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200226/1415Z

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