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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS CONT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Wednesday Jun 10, 2020 19:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 10 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 10 Jun 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 19:28 UTC, 10/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200610/1925Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/560

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GUAYAQUIL MWO. NWP
MODELS. ASH3D. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS CONT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 10/1900Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S0126 W07935 - S0155 W07817
- S0205 W07820 - S0155 W07944 - S0126 W07935 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0100Z SFC/FL230 S0117 W07959
- S0155 W07816 - S0206 W07817 - S0155 W08006 -
S0117 W07959

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0700Z SFC/FL230 S0113
W08006 - S0155 W07815 - S0207 W07817 - S0157
W08012 - S0113 W08006

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1300Z SFC/FL230 S0111
W08010 - S0154 W07815 - S0207 W07817 - S0156
W08016 - S0111 W08010

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT EXT APPROX 80 NM W FM
SUMMIT. VA CLDS OBS N OF SEGU. VA HGT/DIR FM MWO
AND STLT. NWP MDLS SHOWS CONT W-LY MOVMT THRU
T+18. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200611/0130Z

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Wednesday, Jun 10, 2020
IGEPN reported that on 9 June a pyroclastic flows traveled over the southern slopes, as can be seen in the webcam screenshot. Lava flows on the south-southeast flank remain active. ... read all

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