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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LGT VA SIGNATURE IN SAT to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Tuesday Mar 24, 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 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 01:06 UTC, 24/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200324/0103Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/323

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA SIGNATURE IN SAT

OBS VA DTG: 24/0040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07819 - S0200 W07807
- S0205 W07806 - S0201 W07820 - S0159 W07819 MOV
E 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 24/0630Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07819
- S0159 W07803 - S0205 W07803 - S0201 W07820 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 24/1230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 24/1830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: LGT VA SIGNATURE IN SAT MOV E FM SUMMIT.
MODEL GUIDANCE DOES NOT AGREE WITH MOV OF VA.
MULTIPLE VOLCAT ALERTS. WELL DEFINED HOTSPOT
SEEN IN S/W IR. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200324/0700Z

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