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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD OBS IN SAT to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thursday Jun 04, 2020 12:15 PM | 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:

FVXX20 at 12:11 UTC, 04/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200604/1210Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/534

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN SAT

OBS VA DTG: 04/1140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0153 W07755 - S0208 W07755
- S0202 W07819 - S0159 W07819 - S0153 W07755 MOV
E 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/1730Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07750
- S0209 W07750 - S0202 W07819 - S0159 W07820 -
S0152 W07750

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/2330Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0530Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN SAT EXT E 25 NM FM SUMMIT. OBS
FL ESTD FM VOLCAT ALERT. OBS MVMT DISAGREES WITH
NWP MDLS SO HAVE LOWER CONFIDENCE IN T+6 FCST.
...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200604/1815Z

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