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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Monday Jun 08, 2020 20:30 PM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 20:26 UTC, 08/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200608/2024Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/549

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 08/2000Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0157 W07820 - S0202 W07818
- S0212 W07832 - S0158 W07836 - S0157 W07820 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0200Z SFC/FL190 S0157 W07819
- S0203 W07818 - S0214 W07836 - S0158 W07840 -
S0157 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL190 S0156
W07819 - S0202 W07817 - S0220 W07838 - S0204
W07846 - S0156 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1400Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT MOVG WSW FM SUMMIT. LOW
CONF WITH VA EXT DUE TO WX CLDS. VA HGT/DIR FM
STLT, PREV VAA, AND NWP MDLS SHOWS WSW-LY TO
SW-LY MOVMT TREND THRU T+12. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200609/0230Z

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