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

Thursday Mar 19, 2020 08:15 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 08:11 UTC, 19/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200319/0809Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/304

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA CLD EMS

OBS VA DTG: 19/0740Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07747
- S0213 W07748 - S0201 W07819 - S0159 W07819 MOV
E 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1330Z SFC/FL200 S0153 W07731
- S0215 W07732 - S0201 W07820 - S0200 W07820 -
S0153 W07731

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/1930Z SFC/FL200 S0157
W07732 - S0220 W07734 - S0201 W07820 - S0200
W07819 - S0157 W07732

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0130Z SFC/FL200 S0159
W07819 - S0200 W07732 - S0224 W07735 - S0201
W07819 - S0159 W07819

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN STLT EXT 26 NM E FM SUMMIT.
VOLCAT ALERT RECEIVED. NWP MODELS INDICATE LTLCG
IN FL WINDS THRU T+18. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200319/1415Z

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