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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL CONTG VA EMS. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Sunday Sep 06, 2020 06:45 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 06:40 UTC, 06/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200906/0638Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/849

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 06/0610Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07819
- S0211 W07854 - S0200 W07855 - S0159 W07820 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1200Z SFC/FL220 S0159 W07819
- S0202 W07818 - S0217 W07922 - S0201 W07920 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1800Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0000Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLDS FM PREV ADVISORY RAPIDY DSIPTD OVER
LAST FEW HRS. VA NOT CURRENTLY OBS NEAR SUMMIT
DUE TO WX CLD OBSCN BUT CONTG VA EMS STILL PSBL.
OBS VA AREA ESTD FM NWP MDLS. ANY NEW AV EMS EXP
TO MOV QUICKLY W-WARD. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200906/1245Z

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