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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG FQT VA EMS. to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Monday Sep 14, 2020 03:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 03:28 UTC, 14/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200914/0327Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/883

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG FQT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 14/0300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S0127 W08046 - S0158 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0145 W08049 - S0127 W08046 MOV
W 20-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/0900Z SFC/FL240 S0058 W08058
- S0158 W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0134 W08105 -
S0058 W08058

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/1500Z SFC/FL240 S0055
W08055 - S0158 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0129
W08104 - S0055 W08055

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/2100Z SFC/FL240 S0049
W08051 - S0158 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0125
W08102 - S0049 W08051

RMK: BROKEN PLUME OF VA OBS EXT 150 NM WNW OF
SUMMIT AND REACHING PACIFIC COAST. WX CLDS OBSC
IMMEDIATE SUMMIT AREA. OBS VA FL BASED ON NWP
MDLS AND EARLIER VONA. FL WINDS EXP TO VEER
SLIGHTLY THRU T+18. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200914/0930Z

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