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

Fri, 25 Sep 2020, 10:45
10:45 AM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 10:30 UTC, 25/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200925/1027Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/935

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 25/0940Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0156 W07821 - S0200 W07819
- S0216 W07904 - S0159 W07853 - S0156 W07821 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/1530Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0220 W07916 - S0158 W07916 -
S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/2130Z SFC/FL200 S0157
W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0221 W07919 - S0158
W07921 - S0157 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/0330Z SFC/FL200 S0143
W07921 - S0158 W07819 - S0202 W07820 - S0202
W07925 - S0143 W07921

RMK: VA CLD EXTDS 35 NMI WSW OF SUMMIT. MUCH OF
VA CLD OBSCD BY WX CLD CVR. NWP MDLS FCST LTLCG
IN WINDS THRU T+12 WITH WSHIFT TO MOV VA WNW BY
T+18. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200925/1630Z

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