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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sat, 29 Aug 2020, 16:30
16:30 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:

FVXX20 at 16:17 UTC, 29/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200829/1613Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/819

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 29/1540Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0145 W07849 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0200 W07849 - S0145 W07849 MOV
NW 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 29/2130Z SFC/FL200 S0144 W07909
- S0158 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0204 W07910 -
S0144 W07909

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0330Z SFC/FL200 S0146
W07908 - S0158 W07819 - S0203 W07820 - S0207
W07908 - S0146 W07908

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/0930Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA AND GASES SEEN MOV WNW IN SAT AND EXTDG
OUT ARND 40 NM FM SUMMIT. VA AND GASES MAY EXTD OUT
FARTHER BUT WX CLDS OBSC THE VIEW. WELL DEFINED HOTSPOT
IN S/W IR. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A MORE W-LY MOV
BY T+12 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200829/2215Z

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