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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA EMS. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Monday May 11, 2020 09:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 09:41 UTC, 11/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200511/0938Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/475

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 11/0910Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0158 W07820 - S0200 W07817
- S0215 W07859 - S0207 W07859 - S0158 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/1500Z SFC/FL220 S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0232 W07906 - S0216 W07908 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/2100Z SFC/FL220 S0200
W07820 - S0202 W07818 - S0234 W07905 - S0218
W07913 - S0200 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/0300Z SFC/FL220 S0159
W07820 - S0201 W07818 - S0236 W07902 - S0221
W07913 - S0159 W07820

RMK: CONS VA CLD EXTDS 50 NMI WSW FM SUMMIT BFR
DISPG. LTLCG IN WINDS OBSD OVER PAST 2 HRS. HWVR,
NWP MDLS FCST WINDS TO MOV VA SW BY T+6 AND TO
CONT MOVG SW THRU T+18. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200511/1545Z

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