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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM CONTINUES to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tuesday May 12, 2020 05:15 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 05:06 UTC, 12/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200512/0504Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/478

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM CONTINUES

OBS VA DTG: 12/0440Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0200 W07819 - S0202 W07820
- S0211 W07838 - S0201 W07844 - S0200 W07819 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1030Z SFC/FL210 S0200 W07820
- S0202 W07819 - S0211 W07834 - S0202 W07838 -
S0200 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1630Z SFC/FL210 S0200
W07821 - S0202 W07820 - S0211 W07833 - S0204
W07838 - S0200 W07821

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/2230Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLD SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SW FM
SUMMIT. LTLCG EXPCD THRU FRCST PERIOD. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200512/1100Z

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