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

Sunday May 10, 2020 16:00 PM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 15:45 UTC, 10/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200510/1543Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/471

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 10/1520Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0157 W07937 - S0158 W07821
- S0201 W07819 - S0227 W07936 - S0157 W07937 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/2130Z SFC/FL210 S0156 W07928
- S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0222 W07925 -
S0156 W07928

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0330Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0930Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: INTERMITTENT VA EMS NOTED IN STLT IMAGERY.
NOTHING SEEN IN WEB CAM DUE TO WX CLDS. VA MOV TO
W AND WSW OF SUMMIT. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200510/2145Z

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