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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY UNDER WX CLDS to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Wed, 23 Sep 2020, 17:30
17:30 PM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 17:23 UTC, 23/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200923/1719Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/928

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY
UNDER WX CLDS

OBS VA DTG: 23/1650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0153 W07840 - S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07819 - S0204 W07840 - S0153 W07840 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/2300Z SFC/FL210 S0151 W07848
- S0157 W07820 - S0202 W07819 - S0207 W07848 -
S0151 W07848

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 24/0500Z SFC/FL210 S0150
W07852 - S0158 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0210
W07852 - S0150 W07852

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 24/1100Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY MOVG W FM
SUMMIT. LOW CONF WITH VA EXT DUE TO WX CLDS. VA
HGT FM PREV VAA. VA DIR FM STLT/NWP MDLS SHOWS
CONT W-LY MOVMT THRU T+12. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200923/2315Z

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