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Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LGHT VA EM OBSD to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Tuesday Mar 31, 2020 16:45 PM | 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:

FVXX22 at 16:32 UTC, 31/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200331/1630Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/351

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGHT VA EM OBSD

OBS VA DTG: 31/1600Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07843 - S0201 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0207 W07844 - S0158 W07843 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/2200Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07844
- S0201 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0206 W07842 -
S0158 W07844

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/0400Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/1000Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: LGHT VA EM SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY MOV W FM
SUMMIT. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200331/2230Z

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