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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Mon, 31 Aug 2020, 14:45
14:45 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 5-10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 14:40 UTC, 31/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200831/1437Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/828

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 31/1436Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0156 W07855 - S0158 W07819
- S0223 W07847 - S0156 W07855 MOV SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/2030Z SFC/FL200 S0157 W07856
- S0158 W07819 - S0222 W07848 - S0157 W07856

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/0230Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/0830Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV SW FM SUMMIT IN STLT
IMAGERY. VA FCST TO CONT SW MOV THRU T+6HRS
BEFORE DISP. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200831/2030Z

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