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

Thu, 3 Sep 2020, 20:00
20:00 PM | 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 19:45 UTC, 03/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200903/1943Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/841

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS:

OBS VA DTG: 03/1920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0149 W07837 - S0158 W07819
- S0204 W07821 - S0154 W07844 - S0149 W07837 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0130Z SFC/FL220 S0146 W07841
- S0157 W07817 - S0204 W07819 - S0153 W07846 -
S0146 W07841

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0730Z SFC/FL220 S0146
W07843 - S0156 W07817 - S0202 W07820 - S0156
W07847 - S0146 W07843

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1330Z SFC/FL220 S0146
W07842 - S0157 W07816 - S0203 W07819 - S0156
W07846 - S0146 W07842

RMK: VA HAS BEEN CONFINED TO WITHIN 15 NM OF THE
SUMMIT TODAY. ATTM VA EXT 12 NM WNW OF THE SUMMIT
AND LTLCG IS EXP BASED ON NWP MODEL GUIDANCE.
...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200904/0145Z

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