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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD OBS IN STLT. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tuesday Sep 08, 2020 02:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 01:48 UTC, 08/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200908/0146Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0201 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/856

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 08/0110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0150 W07905 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0204 W07905 - S0150 W07905 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0700Z SFC/FL210 S0147 W07914
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0205 W07914 -
S0147 W07914

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1300Z SFC/FL210 S0147
W07914 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0205
W07914 - S0147 W07914

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1900Z SFC/FL210 S0147
W07914 - S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0205
W07914 - S0147 W07914

RMK: CONS VA CLD OBS IN STLT MOV W OF SUMMIT APRX
45 NM PRIOR TO DSIPTG. FCST BASED ON NWP.
...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200908/0745Z

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