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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thursday Jul 09, 2020 09:45 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 09:39 UTC, 09/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200709/0936Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/656

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 09/0920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0150 W07851 - S0159 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0213 W07853 - S0150 W07851 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1530Z SFC/FL200 S0156 W07854
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07818 - S0214 W07852 -
S0156 W07854

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/2130Z SFC/FL200 S0154
W07852 - S0155 W07850 - S0159 W07819 - S0201
W07818 - S0213 W07851 - S0154 W07852

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0330Z NO VA EXP

RMK: INTERMITTENT VA EMS NOTED IN IR STLT IMAGERY
AND CONFIRMED BY VOLCAT ALERTS. VA MOV TO W AND
WSW OF SUMMIT. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200709/1530Z

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