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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD OBS IN STLT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sat, 10 Oct 2020, 23:45
23:45 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 23:29 UTC, 10/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201010/2328Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/997

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 10/2300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0153 W07900 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0209 W07858 - S0153 W07900 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0500Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07901
- S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0209 W07859 -
S0152 W07901

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/1100Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1700Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA CLD OBS IN STLT FANNING MOV W OF SUMMIT
APRX 30-35NM. FCST BASED ON ASH3D AND NWP.
...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201011/0530Z

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