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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Friday Jul 17, 2020 08:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 10-15 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 08:23 UTC, 17/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200717/0821Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/677

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 17/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0153 W07859 - S0159 W07818
- S0207 W07859 - S0153 W07859 MOV W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/1400Z SFC/FL220 S0152 W07903
- S0159 W07819 - S0208 W07902 - S0152 W07903

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/2000Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/0200Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV W OF SUMMIT. VA EMS FCST
TO CONT MOV W OF SUMMIT THRU T+6HRS BEFORE DISP.
...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200717/1415Z

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