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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Jul 08, 2020 05:45 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 05:39 UTC, 08/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200708/0538Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/651

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 08/0450Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0146 W07834 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0200 W07840 - S0146 W07834 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1100Z SFC/FL200 S0149 W07838
- S0159 W07818 - S0202 W07819 - S0204 W07840 -
S0149 W07838

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1700Z SFC/FL200 S0151
W07841 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07818 - S0203
W07840 - S0151 W07841

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/2300Z NO VA EXP

RMK: INTERMITTENT VA EMS NOTED IN VOLCAT PROD AND
IN IR STLT IMAGERY. WEB CAM INOP. VA MOV TO WNW
AND NW OF SUMMIT. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200708/1145Z

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