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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Jun 03, 2020 11:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 10:54 UTC, 03/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200603/1050Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/531

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 03/1020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0158 W07819 - S0214 W07904
- S0158 W07907 - S0158 W07819 MOV W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/1630Z SFC/FL190 S0158 W07819
- S0214 W07904 - S0159 W07907 - S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/2230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/0430Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV W IN STLT IMAGERY. VA
FCST TO CONT W MOV THRU T+6HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200603/1645Z

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