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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 16 Aug 2020, 13:45
13:45 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 and is moving at 25 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 13:39 UTC, 16/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200816/1338Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/769

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 16/1310Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0157 W07830 - S0157 W07821
- S0201 W07820 - S0205 W07849 - S0209 W07927 -
S0209 W07959 - S0209 W07959 - S0207 W08034 -
S0200 W08031 - S0201 W08000 - S0202 W07933 -
S0201 W07855 - S0157 W07830 MOV W 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/1900Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W08201
- S0157 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0216 W08204 -
S0152 W08201

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0100Z SFC/FL200 S0147
W08204 - S0156 W07819 - S0203 W07819 - S0209
W08206 - S0147 W08204

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/0700Z SFC/FL200 S0145
W08205 - S0156 W07820 - S0203 W07819 - S0219
W08037 - S0209 W08206 - S0145 W08205

RMK: A NARROW PLUME OF VA EXT 140 NM W OF THE
SUMMIT TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN. LTLCG EXP. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200816/1945Z

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