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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sun, 2 Aug 2020, 12:45
12:45 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 12:31 UTC, 02/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200802/1229Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/728

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VONA. NWP MODELS.
GEOPHYSICAL INST.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 02/1200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0156 W07914 - S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07819 - S0205 W07913 - S0156 W07914 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1800Z SFC/FL220 S0150 W08040
- S0158 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0211 W08040 -
S0150 W08040

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0000Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0600Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VONA INDCD EM AT 1212Z BUT VIS IMAGERY DTCTD
VA CLD 50 NM W OF SUMMIT FM AN ERLYR EM. STG WNDS
SUG VA MAY RCH CST BFR DISP. LTLCG EXP OVR NXT 6
HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200802/1830Z

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