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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Tue, 25 Aug 2020, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 00:05 UTC, 25/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200825/0003Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/797

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 24/2330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0200 W07820 - S0201 W07818
- S0231 W07839 - S0221 W07849 - S0200 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0530Z SFC/FL220 S0201 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0232 W07856 - S0202 W07906 -
S0201 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1130Z SFC/FL220 S0200
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0230 W07901 - S0201
W07907 - S0200 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/1730Z SFC/FL220 S0200
W07819 - S0200 W07819 - S0230 W07905 - S0201
W07910 - S0200 W07819

RMK: CONT VA EXTD UP TO 35NM SW FM THE SUMMIT.
NWP MDL INDICATES A SW TO W MOV THRU +18HRS.
...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200825/0600Z

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