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

Sun, 2 Aug 2020, 18:45
18:45 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 18:34 UTC, 02/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200802/1832Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/729

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM OF LGT VA

OBS VA DTG: 02/1810Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0147 W08039 - S0158 W07818
- S0202 W07818 - S0226 W08035 - S0147 W08039 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0000Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0600Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1200Z NO VA EXP

RMK: LGT VA EXT W FROM THE SUMMIT TO NEAR THE
COAST, BUT WAS VERY DIFFUSE AND BROKEN IN
COVERAGE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200803/0030Z

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