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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG VA EMS. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Wed, 14 Oct 2020, 01:30
01:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 01:16 UTC, 14/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201014/0114Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1004

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 14/0050Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0152 W07851 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0204 W07852 - S0152 W07851 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/0700Z SFC/FL220 S0147 W07907
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0204 W07909 -
S0147 W07907

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/1300Z SFC/FL220 S0147
W07908 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0204
W07910 - S0147 W07908

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/1900Z SFC/FL220 S0153
W07911 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07820 - S0208
W07913 - S0153 W07911

RMK: EARLIER VA TO FL240 HAS DSIPTD. VA OBS BELOW
FL220 EXT W TO AT LEAST 30 NM FM SUMMIT. OBS FL
ESTD FM NWP MDLS. FL WINDS EXP TO PERSIST THRU
T+18. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201014/0715Z

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