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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Friday Apr 03, 2020 23:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  3 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 3 Apr 2020
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:

FVXX22 at 22:55 UTC, 03/04/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200403/2254Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/360

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 03/2220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0207 W07830 - S0200 W07830 - S0159 W07820 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0430Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0210 W07833 - S0201 W07834 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/1030Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1630Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA IS SEEN MOV W UP TO 15NM FM THE SUMMIT.
NWP MDL INDICATES A CONT W MOV THRU +6HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200404/0500Z

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