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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wed, 19 Aug 2020, 01:30
01:30 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 01:24 UTC, 19/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200819/0119Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/780

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 19/0050Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07820 - S0203 W07818
- S0214 W07832 - S0202 W07839 - S0158 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0700Z SFC/FL200 S0156 W07820
- S0203 W07817 - S0220 W07837 - S0202 W07846 -
S0156 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/1300Z SFC/FL200 S0153
W07853 - S0158 W07819 - S0203 W07817 - S0216
W07850 - S0153 W07853

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1900Z SFC/FL200 S0154
W07853 - S0158 W07819 - S0203 W07819 - S0217
W07853 - S0154 W07853

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT MOVG SW FM SUMMIT. LOW
CONF WITH VA EXT DUE TO WX CLDS OBS IN SUMMIT WEB
CAM AND REGION. VA HGT/DIR FM STLT/NWP MDLS SHOWS
SW-LY TO W-LY MOVMT TREND THRU T+18. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200819/0715Z

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