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Sangay volcano
Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Sangay volcano eruptions:
1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. In historic time: frequent, intermittent strombolian activity
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL VA CLD EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thu, 24 Sep 2020, 05:15
05:15 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 05:12 UTC, 24/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200924/0509Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/930

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA CLD EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 24/0430Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0155 W07834 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0201 W07835 - S0155 W07834 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 24/1030Z SFC/FL210 S0156 W07838
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0202 W07838 -
S0156 W07838

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 24/1630Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 24/2230Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT OBSD BY STLT DUE TO WX CLD CVR. CONTD
ACT IS PSBL BLO WX CLD CVR GIVEN RECENT ACT LVL.
ANY VA CLD IS FCST TO MOV WNW THEN W BY T+6HRS.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200924/1115Z

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