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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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1934-ongoing (as of 2020), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sat, 26 Sep 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 26 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 26 Sep 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 20:45 UTC, 26/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200926/2042Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/941

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 26/2010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0153 W07846 - S0159 W07819
- S0200 W07820 - S0159 W07847 - S0153 W07846 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 27/0200Z SFC/FL190 S0154 W07846
- S0159 W07819 - S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07847 -
S0154 W07846

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 27/0800Z SFC/FL190 S0156
W07846 - S0159 W07819 - S0200 W07819 - S0203
W07847 - S0156 W07846

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/1400Z NO VA EXP

RMK: LGT VA EMS DETECTED ON STLT DESPITE WX CLDS
IN AREA. INTMT HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR. NWP MDL
WINDS FCST TO TURN SLIGHTLY MORE FM E THRU T+12
HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200927/0245Z

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