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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD OBS IN STLT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thu, 6 Aug 2020, 23:45
23:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  6 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 6 Aug 2020
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:

FVXX21 at 23:41 UTC, 06/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200806/2339Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/741

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 06/2300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0151 W07900 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0205 W07900 - S0151 W07900 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0500Z SFC/FL200 S0150 W07905
- S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0205 W07905 -
S0150 W07905

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1100Z SFC/FL200 S0150
W07905 - S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0205
W07906 - S0150 W07905

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1700Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN STLT MOV W OF SUMMIT APRX 40
NM PRIOR TO DSIPTG. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200807/0545Z

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