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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Friday Jun 12, 2020 02:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 30-35 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 02:06 UTC, 12/06/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200612/0204Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/566

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GUAYAQUIL MWO. NWP
MODELS. GEOPHYSICAL INST.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DT: 122/0120Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0122 W07811 - S0122 W07803
- S0201 W07817 - S0201 W07823 - S0122 W07811 MOV
N 15-20KT SFC/FL270 S0156 W07822 - S0204 W07819 -
S0309 W08034 - S0249 W08136 - S0221 W08140 -
S0220 W07944 - S0156 W07822 MOV SW 30-35KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0730Z SFC/FL180 S0109 W07820
- S0109 W07808 - S0203 W07818 - S0202 W07822 -
S0109 W07820 SFC/FL270 S0153 W07820 - S0204
W07815 - S0350 W08207 - S0226 W08236 - S0153
W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1330Z SFC/FL180 NO ASH EXP
SFC/FL270 S0152 W07820 - S0204 W07816 - S0316
W08016 - S0338 W08219 - S0243 W08240 - S0152
W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1930Z SFC/FL270 S0153
W07823 - S0159 W07816 - S0317 W07907 - S0332
W08033 - S0308 W08041 - S0153 W07823

RMK: MAX HGT BASED ON VO. VA TO FL180 EXT 40 NM
NNE OF SUMMIT BFR BECMG OBSCD BY WX CLD. T+6
BASED ON CONTINUITY W LOW CONFID. VA TO FL280 EXT
190 NM WSW SUMMIT. FNT EDGE IS DFUS BUT SIG
CONCENTRATION FM SUMMIT TO ISLA PUNA ATTM. LTLCG
EXP THRU T+12. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200612/080ZZ

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