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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LGT CONS VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tuesday Mar 17, 2020 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 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 01:10 UTC, 17/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200317/0108Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/295

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 17/0030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0153 W07819 - S0153 W07808
- S0201 W07820 - S0200 W07820 - S0153 W07819 MOV
N 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/0630Z SFC/FL210 S0147 W07817
- S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0149 W07824 -
S0147 W07817

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/1230Z SFC/FL210 S0150
W07819 - S0153 W07813 - S0201 W07819 - S0201
W07820 - S0150 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1830Z SFC/FL210 S0149
W07817 - S0152 W07811 - S0201 W07819 - S0200
W07820 - S0149 W07817

RMK: VA OBSD TO 15 NMI NE OF SUMMIT. EMS WERE
MOVG NE UNTIL LAST HR, WHEN VA BEGAN MOVG BTWN N
AND NNE. NWP MDLS FCST VA TO CONT MOV N TO NNW BY
T+6 THEN TO MOV NE BY T+12. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200317/0715Z

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