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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTMT VA CLD EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Sep 02, 2020 21:15 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 21:09 UTC, 02/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200902/2104Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/837

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA CLD EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 02/2040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0200 W07819 - S0202 W07819
- S0216 W07850 - S0207 W07853 - S0200 W07819 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0230Z SFC/FL200 S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0210 W07849 - S0202 W07849 -
S0200 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0830Z SFC/FL200 S0155
W07848 - S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0202
W07849 - S0155 W07848

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1430Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA OBSD TO ABT 35 NMI WSW OF SUMMIT BFR
DISPG. MOST RECENT VA CLD EM OBSD AT 2000Z IN
STLT IMAGERY. NWP MDLS FCST WINDS TO VEER MOVG VA
BTWN W AND WNW BY T+12. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200903/0300Z

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