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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 9 Aug 2020, 08:45
08:45 AM | 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:

FVXX21 at 08:29 UTC, 09/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200809/0826Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/743

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 09/0750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819
- S0207 W07837 - S0201 W07837 - S0159 W07819 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1400Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07837 - S0201 W07838 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/2000Z SFC/FL200 S0159
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07837 - S0201
W07837 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0200Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA DETECTED ON STLT MOVG APROX 15 NM WSW OF
SUMMIT BEFORE DSIPTNG. PERSISTENT HOTSPOT ON
SWIR. NWP MDL WINDS SHOW LTL CHG THRU T+12 HR.
...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200809/1430Z

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