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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Friday Jul 17, 2020 20:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 17 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 17 Jul 2020
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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 19:50 UTC, 17/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200717/1945Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/679

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT

OBS VA DTG: 17/1910Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0152 W07901 - S0158 W07820
- S0203 W07820 - S0213 W07901 - S0152 W07901 MOV
W 30-35KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/0100Z SFC/FL190 S0153 W07914
- S0159 W07821 - S0203 W07820 - S0217 W07915 -
S0153 W07914

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/0700Z SFC/FL190 S0153
W07914 - S0158 W07819 - S0203 W07819 - S0219
W07914 - S0153 W07914

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/1300Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY MOV W AND EXTDG
20 NM FM SUMMIT. VONA RPRTS IN THE LAST FEW HRS.
MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT W-LY MOV THRU T+12
HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200718/0145Z

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