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

Wednesday Sep 09, 2020 11:15 AM | 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 11:00 UTC, 09/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200909/1058Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0201 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/862

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL INTMT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 09/1030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07838 - S0200 W07819
- S0202 W07820 - S0208 W07838 - S0159 W07838 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1630Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07846
- S0201 W07820 - S0202 W07819 - S0210 W07846 -
S0159 W07846

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/2230Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0430Z NO VA EXP

RMK: SML VA CLD PSBLY OBSD THRU BKN WX CLD CVR TO
ABT 20 NMI W OF SUMMIT. NWP MDLS FCST CONTD
W-WARD MOVMT OF VA CLDS THRU T+6HRS. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200909/1700Z

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