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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Sunday Sep 20, 2020 05:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 5-10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 05:21 UTC, 20/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200920/0517Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/908

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 20/0530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0140 W07856 - S0200 W07819
- S0150 W07902 - S0140 W07856 MOV NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1130Z SFC/FL210 S0140 W07856
- S0200 W07820 - S0150 W07902 - S0140 W07856

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1730Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/2330Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV NW IN STLT IMAGERY. VA
FCST TO CONT NW MOV THRU T+6HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200920/1115Z

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