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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA DETECTED FM STLT to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Fri, 2 Oct 2020, 19:00
19:00 PM | 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 18:56 UTC, 02/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201002/1854Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/966

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA DETECTED FM STLT

OBS VA DTG: 02/1830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0153 W07841 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0159 W07843 - S0153 W07841 MOV
W 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0030Z SFC/FL200 S0150 W07855
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0157 W07859 -
S0150 W07855

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0630Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1230Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA EXT 18 NM W OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG EXP THRU
T+6 BASED ON NWP MODEL GUIDANCE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201003/0100Z

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