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

Sunday Sep 13, 2020 03:00 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 02:49 UTC, 13/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200913/0247Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/877

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA CLD OBS.

OBS VA DTG: 13/0220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0153 W07839 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0205 W07838 - S0153 W07839 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0830Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07845
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07818 - S0207 W07844 -
S0152 W07845

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/1430Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/2030Z NO VA EXP

RMK: LGT VA CLD OBS MOV W OF SUMMIT. WINDS FCST
TO ACCEL THRU T+12HR. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200913/0845Z

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