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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTMT VA CLD EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Jul 29, 2020 12:15 PM | 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 and is moving at 25-30 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 12:07 UTC, 29/07/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200729/1203Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/725

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA CLD EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 29/1120Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07849 - S0201 W07819
- S0202 W07819 - S0207 W07849 - S0159 W07849 MOV
W 20-25KT SFC/FL190 S0215 W07947 - S0219 W07946 -
S0220 W07951 - S0217 W07953 - S0215 W07947 MOV W
25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 29/1730Z SFC/FL190 S0200 W07819
- S0203 W07819 - S0211 W07852 - S0204 W07854 -
S0200 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/2330Z SFC/FL190 S0159
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0209 W07854 - S0201
W07856 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/0530Z NO VA EXP

RMK: DISCRETE VA CLD OBSD DISPG ABT 100NMI WSW OF
SUMMIT. ANOTHER VA CLD OR 2 OBSD BLO BKN WX CLD
CVR ABT 35NMI W OF SUMMIT. NWP MDLS FCST CONTD W
OR WSW VA MOVMT THRU T+12HRS. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200729/1800Z

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