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

Wed, 7 Oct 2020, 02:45
02:45 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 02:37 UTC, 07/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201007/0234Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/978

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 07/0200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0149 W07844 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0159 W07847 - S0149 W07844 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0800Z SFC/FL210 S0152 W07845
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0201 W07846 -
S0152 W07845

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1400Z SFC/FL210 S0154
W07846 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0203
W07846 - S0154 W07846

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/2000Z SFC/FL210 S0155 W07846 -
S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0204 W07845 -
S0155 W07846

RMK: VA PUFFS DETECTED ON STLT MOVG WNW OF
SUMMIT. INTMT HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR. NWP MDL WINDS
TURN MORE FM THE E THRU T+18 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201007/0830Z

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