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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM 05/0530Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Mon, 5 Oct 2020, 06:45
06:45 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:

FVXX23 at 06:41 UTC, 05/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201005/0639Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/970

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM 05/0530Z

OBS VA DTG: 05/0610Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07850 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0206 W07850 - S0155 W07850 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/1200Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07921
- S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07819 - S0210 W07923 -
S0152 W07921

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/1800Z SFC/FL200 S0143
W07920 - S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0204
W07923 - S0143 W07920

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0000Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLD OBS EXT 20 NM W FM SUMMIT. OBS VA FL
ESTD FM VOLCAT ALERT AND NWP MDLS. FL WINDS EXP
TO PERSIST THRU T+12. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201005/1245Z

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