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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS IN SAT IMAGERY. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sun, 23 Aug 2020, 10:45
10:45 AM | 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:

FVXX20 at 10:31 UTC, 23/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200823/1029Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/789

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS IN SAT IMAGERY.

OBS VA DTG: 23/1010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0200 W07819
- S0208 W07828 - S0201 W07831 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/1600Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0215 W07832 - S0205 W07837 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/2200Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 24/0400Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA EM OBS EXT 12 NM WSW FM SUMMIT. OBS VA FL
ESTD FM NWP MDLS. FL WINDS FCST TO PERSIST THRU
T+6. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200823/1630Z

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