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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS ARND 0830Z to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Wednesday Jun 10, 2020 10:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 20-25 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 10:17 UTC, 10/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200610/1016Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/558

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS ARND 0830Z

OBS VA DTG: 10/0950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0127 W07902 - S0158 W07817
- S0202 W07819 - S0156 W07846 - S0143 W07937 -
S0127 W07902 MOV NW 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1600Z SFC/FL220 S0123 W07916
- S0158 W07817 - S0202 W07819 - S0145 W07935 -
S0123 W07916

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/2200Z SFC/FL220 S0129
W07920 - S0158 W07817 - S0201 W07819 - S0154
W07934 - S0129 W07920

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0400Z SFC/FL220 S0130
W07923 - S0159 W07818 - S0202 W07819 - S0150
W07932 - S0130 W07923

RMK: NEW VA CLD OBS IN STLT BEGINNING ARND 0830Z
MOVG NW FM SUMMIT AT 20-25KT BLW FL220. ASH FM
EARLIER EMS IS STILL SEEN TO 80NMI FM SUMMIT
...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200610/1615Z

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