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

Saturday Jul 18, 2020 16:15 PM | 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 16:03 UTC, 18/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200718/1601Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/683

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 18/1540Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07843 - S0159 W07820
- S0200 W07820 - S0205 W07843 - S0155 W07843 MOV
W 30-35KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/2130Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07858
- S0158 W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07857 -
S0152 W07858

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0330Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0930Z NO VA EXP

RMK: FAINT VA SIGNATURE OBS IN SAT IMAGERY EXT W
UP TO 20 NM FM SUMMIT. WX CLDS MAY OBSC PORTION
OF VA CLD. FL WINDS EXP TO CONT W-LY AND WEAKEN
THRU T+6. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200718/2200Z

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