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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL LGT VA AND SO2 GASES to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Apr 01, 2020 04:15 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:

FVXX22 at 04:03 UTC, 01/04/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200401/0401Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/353

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL LGT VA AND SO2 GASES

OBS VA DTG: 01/0340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07836 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0206 W07835 - S0159 W07836 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/0930Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0209 W07835 - S0202 W07837 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/1530Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/2130Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS MOSTLY S02 GASES
WITH PSBL LGT VA. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT
WSW-LY MOV THRU T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200401/1000Z

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