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Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Apr 08, 2020 13:00 PM | 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:

FVXX23 at 12:44 UTC, 08/04/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200408/1241Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/368

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 08/1220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0153 W07838 - S0158 W07819
- S0202 W07819 - S0208 W07839 - S0153 W07838 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1830Z SFC/FL190 S0157 W07847
- S0157 W07819 - S0202 W07817 - S0215 W07841 -
S0157 W07847

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0030Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0630Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLDS OBS W FM SUMMIT IN STLT. LOW CONF
WITH VA EXT DUE TO WX CLDS. VA HGT/DIR FM STLT
AND NWP MDLS SHOWS W-LY TO SW-LY MOVMT TREND THRU
T+6. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200408/1845Z

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