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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: UPDATE ON VA DIR to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Thu, 1 Oct 2020, 18:15
18:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 18:12 UTC, 01/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201001/1810Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/962

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: UPDATE ON VA DIR

OBS VA DTG: 01/1750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0201 W07822 - S0202 W07820
- S0235 W07941 - S0209 W07946 - S0201 W07822 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/0000Z SFC/FL220 S0152 W07915
- S0200 W07820 - S0202 W07822 - S0210 W07915 -
S0152 W07915

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/0600Z SFC/FL220 S0200
W07822 - S0202 W07820 - S0212 W07855 - S0201
W07858 - S0200 W07822

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/1200Z SFC/FL220 S0154
W07859 - S0159 W07821 - S0203 W07820 - S0205
W07901 - S0154 W07859

RMK: CONS VA EM SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY EXTENDING
APPRX 85 NM WSW FM SUMMIT. VA HEIGHT AND FRCST
BASED ON IMAGERY, VO RPRT AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201002/0015Z

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