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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS CONT to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tue, 6 Oct 2020, 04:15
04:15 AM | BY: VN
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:

FVXX23 at 04:12 UTC, 06/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201006/0409Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/974

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS CONT

OBS VA DTG: 06/0340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0146 W07836 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0155 W07842 - S0146 W07836 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0930Z SFC/FL210 S0146 W07837
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0155 W07842 -
S0146 W07837

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1530Z SFC/FL210 S0145 W07836 -
S0159 W07818 - S0201 W07819 - S0155 W07842 -
S0145 W07836

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/2130Z SFC/FL210 S0144 W07837 -
S0159 W07818 - S0201 W07820 - S0155 W07843 -
S0144 W07837

RMK: VA DETECTED ON STLT MOVG NW OF SUMMIT.
PERSISTENT HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR. NWP MDL WINDS
SHOWS LTL CHG AT FL THRU T+18 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201006/1015Z

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