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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sunday Jul 12, 2020 21:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 20-25 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 21:25 UTC, 12/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200712/2123Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/667

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 12/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0138 W08025 - S0143 W08012
- S0154 W08017 - S0151 W08031 - S0138 W08025 MOV
W 20-25KT SFC/FL190 S0141 W07853 - S0158 W07819 -
S0202 W07821 - S0152 W07855 - S0141 W07853 MOV W
20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0300Z SFC/FL190 S0054 W08026
- S0157 W07819 - S0203 W07820 - S0128 W08036 -
S0054 W08026

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0900Z SFC/FL190 S0113
W08034 - S0157 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0143
W08041 - S0113 W08034

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1500Z NO VA EXP

RMK: ALTHOUGH A REMNANT VA CLD WAS CENTERED 125
NM W OF THE SUMMIT AND DISP, THE MOST
CONCENTRATED AREA WAS UP TO 30 NM WNW OF THE
SUMMIT. LTLCG EXP. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200713/0330Z

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