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

Sunday Sep 13, 2020 09:45 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 09:30 UTC, 13/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200913/0928Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/879

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA CLDS OBS.

OBS VA DTG: 13/0900Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0154 W07841 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07841 - S0154 W07841 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/1500Z SFC/FL200 S0153 W07843
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0207 W07843 -
S0153 W07843

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/2100Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/0300Z NO VA EXP

RMK: LGT VA CLDS OBS IN STLT MOV W. VA IS TOO LGT
TO DISCERN HOW FAR W IT IS MOV. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200913/1530Z

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