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

Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 16:45
16:45 PM | 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 16:29 UTC, 12/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200812/1627Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/757

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA CLD OBS.

OBS VA DTG: 12/1600Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07819
- S0218 W07837 - S0210 W07843 - S0200 W07819 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/2200Z SFC/FL200 S0201 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0219 W07838 - S0211 W07844 -
S0201 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0400Z SFC/FL200 S0201
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0220 W07838 - S0211
W07844 - S0201 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1000Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONS LGT VA CLD OBS IN STLT MIXED WITH WX
CLD MOV SW OF SUMMIT APRX 25 NM PRIOR TO DSIPTG.
...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200812/2230Z

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