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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMS CONT to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sat, 10 Oct 2020, 04:00
04:00 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 03:44 UTC, 10/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201010/0342Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/993

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS CONT

OBS VA DTG: 10/0310Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0209 W07840 - S0202 W07842 - S0159 W07820 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0900Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07840 - S0159 W07842 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1500Z SFC/FL200 S0156
W07843 - S0159 W07819 - S0200 W07820 - S0204
W07843 - S0156 W07843

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/2100Z NO VA EXP

RMK: OCNL SMALL VA PUFFS DETECTED ON STLT MOVG
WSW OF SUMMIT. INTMT HOTSPOT SEEN ON SWIR. NWP
MDL WINDS FCST TO BECMG MORE FM THE E THRU T+12
HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201010/0945Z

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