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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: PSBL CONTG VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Mon, 28 Sep 2020, 01:15
01:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 28 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 28 Sep 2020
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 01:10 UTC, 28/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200928/0109Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/946

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 28/0050Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0159 W07820 - S0159 W07819
- S0225 W07818 - S0224 W07830 - S0159 W07820 MOV
S 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/0700Z SFC/FL210 S0158 W07819
- S0225 W07813 - S0225 W07824 - S0159 W07820 -
S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 28/1300Z SFC/FL210 S0159
W07821 - S0159 W07819 - S0224 W07819 - S0223
W07832 - S0159 W07821

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 28/1900Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT OBS DUE TO WX CLD OBSCN BUT EMS STILL
PSBL BASED ON RECENT ACT. OBS VA AREA ESTD FM
PREV VAA AND NWP MDLS. CONTD S-LY FL MVMT EXP
THRU T+12. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200928/0715Z

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