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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Monday Jul 20, 2020 05:00 AM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 04:48 UTC, 20/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200720/0445Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/690

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 20/0420Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0155 W07857 - S0158 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0204 W07857 - S0155 W07857 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1030Z SFC/FL190 S0154 W07857
- S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0201 W07820 -
S0204 W07857 - S0154 W07857

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1630Z SFC/FL190 S0154
W07857 - S0158 W07819 - S0200 W07818 - S0205
W07857 - S0154 W07857

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/2230Z NO VA EXP

RMK: THIN NARROW VA PLUME DETECTED ON STLT
QUICKLY MOVG W OF SUMMIT. FAINT HOTSPOT SEEN ON
SWIR. NO CHG IN FCST WINDS ALOFT THRU T+12 HR.
...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200720/1045Z

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