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

Saturday Sep 19, 2020 19:45 PM | 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 and is moving at 20-25 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 19:29 UTC, 19/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200919/1927Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/906

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL CONT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 19/1900Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0210 W07914 - S0226 W07905
- S0232 W07934 - S0211 W07943 - S0210 W07914 MOV
W 10-15KT SFC/FL230 S0147 W07910 - S0158 W07819 -
S0202 W07819 - S0158 W07912 - S0147 W07910 MOV W
20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/0100Z SFC/FL200 NO VA
EXP SFC/FL230 S0139 W07917 - S0159 W07819 - S0205
W07820 - S0157 W07923 - S0139 W07917

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/0700Z SFC/FL230 S0136
W07916 - S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0156
W07920 - S0136 W07916

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/1300Z SFC/FL230 S0140
W07917 - S0159 W07819 - S0203 W07820 - S0157
W07922 - S0140 W07917

RMK: LGT REMNANT VA OBSD ABT 70 NMI WSW OF SUMMIT
AND DISPG. NEARLY CONS VA EMS OBSD BFR WX CLD CVR
MOVD OVER SUMMIT AND OBSCD VIEW. FL ESTD FM NWP
MDLS, WHICH FCST LTLCG IN WINDS THRU T+18.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200920/0130Z

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