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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Saturday May 23, 2020 01:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 00:55 UTC, 23/05/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200523/0049Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/504

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM.

OBS VA DTG: 23/0030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0156 W07822 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0158 W07823 - S0156 W07822 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/1230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: A SINGLE SMALL PUFF NOTED IN VOLCAT PRODUCT.
NOTHING SEEN IN WEB CAM DUE TO WX CLDS. VA MOV TO
NW OF SUMMIT. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200523/0645Z

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