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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: FQT EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Saturday Jun 06, 2020 21:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  6 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 6 Jun 2020
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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 21:17 UTC, 06/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200606/2115Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/541

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: FQT EM

OBS VA DTG: 06/2050Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0158 W07846 - S0158 W07819
- S0202 W07818 - S0211 W07843 - S0158 W07846 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0300Z SFC/FL190 S0155 W07902
- S0158 W07819 - S0202 W07818 - S0214 W07858 -
S0155 W07902

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0900Z SFC/FL190 S0154
W07904 - S0158 W07819 - S0204 W07819 - S0216
W07903 - S0154 W07904

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1500Z SFC/FL190 S0153
W07904 - S0158 W07818 - S0204 W07819 - S0216
W07902 - S0153 W07904

RMK: VA EXT 17 NMI W OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG EXP.
...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200607/0315Z

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