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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sunday May 10, 2020 04:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 10-15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 04:38 UTC, 10/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200510/0434Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/469

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 10/0400Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0158 W07819 - S0232 W07917
- S0213 W07925 - S0158 W07819 MOV SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1000Z SFC/FL210 S0158 W07819
- S0237 W07917 - S0219 W07926 - S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1600Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/2200Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV SW FM SUMMIT VA FCST TO
CONT GENERAL SW MOV THRU T+6HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200510/1030Z

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