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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tue, 6 Oct 2020, 15:45
15:45 PM | 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 and is moving at 20-25 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 15:41 UTC, 06/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201006/1540Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/976

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 06/1510Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0150 W07901 - S0159 W07820
- S0203 W07820 - S0201 W07901 - S0150 W07901 MOV W
20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/2100Z SFC/FL210 S0145 W07907
- S0158 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0159 W07908 -
S0145 W07907

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0300Z SFC/FL210 S0144
W07908 - S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0201
W07907 - S0144 W07908

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0900Z SFC/FL210 S0137
W07908 - S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07819 - S0152
W07908 - S0137 W07908

RMK: VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT MOVG W AND EXTDG OUT 45
NM FM SUMMIT. VA IS MOVG FASTER THAN NWP INDICATES.
MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT W/WNW MOV THRU
T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201006/2145Z

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