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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SIG VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tue, 11 Aug 2020, 06:30
06:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 5-10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 06:26 UTC, 11/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200811/0621Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/751

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: SIG VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 11/0550Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0201 W07820 - S0217 W07814
- S0217 W07826 - S0201 W07820 MOV S 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/1200Z SFC/FL210 S0159 W07819
- S0228 W07816 - S0225 W07835 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/1800Z SFC/FL210 S0159
W07819 - S0231 W07819 - S0227 W07840 - S0159
W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/0000Z NO VA EXP

RMK: UPDATE FOR VA PLUME MVMT NOW S. ALSO VA HAS
BECOME RATHER THICK PER VOLCAT AND OTHER STLT
IMAGERY. LATEST NWP MDL FCST SHOW WINDS BECMG
MORE NNE WITH TIME. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200811/1215Z

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