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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sat, 10 Oct 2020, 12:30
12:30 PM | 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 and is moving at 15-20 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 12:26 UTC, 10/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201010/1224Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0201 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/995

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT

OBS VA DTG: 10/1200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07827 - S0158 W07819
- S0202 W07820 - S0223 W07908 - S0213 W07911 -
S0158 W07827 MOV SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1800Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07819
- S0203 W07820 - S0211 W07911 - S0159 W07913 -
S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0000Z SFC/FL200 S0152
W07916 - S0158 W07819 - S0204 W07820 - S0203
W07916 - S0152 W07916

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0600Z NO VA EXP

RMK: NARROW PLUME OF VA SEEN IN SAT MOVG WSW AND
EXTDG 45 NM FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A
MORE W-LY MOV BY T+6 AND THRU T+12. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201010/1830Z

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