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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Mon, 10 Aug 2020, 15:15
15:15 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 15:00 UTC, 10/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200810/1457Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0201 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/747

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 10/1430Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0156 W07820 - S0210 W07819
- S0217 W07849 - S0204 W07852 - S0156 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/2030Z SFC/FL190 S0154 W07820
- S0204 W07815 - S0213 W07855 - S0158 W07857 -
S0154 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0230Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0830Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA EXT 8 NM WSW OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG EXP OVR
NXT 6 HRS BASED ON NWP MODEL GUIDANCE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200810/2100Z

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