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

Thu, 15 Oct 2020, 07:15
07:15 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 07:09 UTC, 15/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201015/0708Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1009

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 15/0640Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0155 W07841 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0203 W07841 - S0155 W07841 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/1230Z SFC/FL220 S0152 W07853
- S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0205 W07853 -
S0152 W07853

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/1830Z SFC/FL220 S0155
W07855 - S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0208
W07855 - S0155 W07855

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0030Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA EM ACT HAS DECREASED SINCE PREV ADVISORY
BUT IS STILL CONTG. VA CLD OBS EXT UP TO 20 NM W
FM SUMMIT. LTLCG IN FL WINDS EXP THRU T+12.
...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201015/1315Z

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