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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL CONT VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Saturday Jul 18, 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 05:42 UTC, 18/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY -CORRECTION
DTG: 20200718/0537Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/681

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 18/0420Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0152 W07852 - S0159 W07818
- S0202 W07818 - S0204 W07852 - S0152 W07852 MOV
W 30-35KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1030Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07853
- S0159 W07817 - S0202 W07818 - S0205 W07853 -
S0152 W07853

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/1630Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/2230Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT DETECTED ON STLT DUE TO XTNSV WX CLDS
OVR AND ARND SUMM IT. EARLIER HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR
BEFORE CLDS MOVD IN.NO CHG IN FCST WINDS THRU T+6
HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200718/1045Z

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