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

Friday Mar 20, 2020 11:45 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 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 11:32 UTC, 20/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200320/1130Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/308

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 20/1050Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07753
- S0213 W07757 - S0159 W07819 MOV E 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1700Z SFC/FL200 S0157 W07750
- S0209 W07755 - S0159 W07820 - S0157 W07750

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/2300Z SFC/FL200 S0154
W07752 - S0207 W07753 - S0159 W07820 - S0154
W07752

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0500Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV E IN STLT IMAGERY. VA
FCST TO CONT E MOV THRU T+12HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200320/1730Z

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