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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Wed, 14 Oct 2020, 13:15
13:15 PM | 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 13:09 UTC, 14/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201014/1308Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1006

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 14/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0155 W07837 - S0158 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0201 W07837 - S0155 W07837 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/1830Z SFC/FL220 S0150 W07905
- S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0205 W07907 -
S0150 W07905

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/0030Z SFC/FL220 S0150
W07905 - S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0204
W07907 - S0150 W07905

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/0630Z SFC/FL220 S0148
W07905 - S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0202
W07908 - S0148 W07905

RMK: VA EXT 15 NM W OF THE SUMMIT BEFORE BECOMING
OBSCURED BY WX CLD. LTLCG EXP BASED ON NWP MODEL
GUIDANCE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201014/1915Z

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