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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA SEEN IN SAT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Monday Jul 20, 2020 13:15 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 12:59 UTC, 20/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200720/1256Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/692

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 20/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07950 - S0158 W07820
- S0206 W07819 - S0214 W07950 - S0155 W07950 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1830Z SFC/FL200 S0153 W08002
- S0159 W07820 - S0206 W07820 - S0215 W08002 -
S0153 W08002

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/0030Z SFC/FL200 S0154
W08008 - S0158 W07820 - S0206 W07819 - S0214
W08007 - S0154 W08008

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0630Z SFC/FL200 S0148
W08008 - S0158 W07819 - S0206 W07817 - S0210
W08008 - S0148 W08008

RMK: VA SEEN IN SAT MOV W AND EXTDG OVER 90 NM FM
SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT W-LY MOV THRU
T+18 HRS. HGT AND MOV BASED ON SAT AND NWP ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200720/1900Z

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