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Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sunday Mar 15, 2020 08:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 08:29 UTC, 15/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200315/0826Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/291

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 15/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0153 W07843 - S0159 W07820
- S0205 W07843 - S0153 W07843 MOV W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/1400Z SFC/FL190 S0145 W07839
- S0159 W07819 - S0158 W07844 - S0145 W07839

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/2000Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0200Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: NEW VA EMS OBS MOV W IN STLT IMAGERY. VA
FCST TO MOV NW THRU T+6HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200315/1430Z

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