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

Thu, 15 Oct 2020, 18:15
18:15 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 18:11 UTC, 15/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201015/1809Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1011

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLD OBS.

OBS VA DTG: 15/1740Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07853 - S0201 W07820
- S0202 W07819 - S0211 W07853 - S0155 W07853 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/2330Z SFC/FL200 S0153 W07859
- S0201 W07819 - S0202 W07818 - S0213 W07859 -
S0153 W07859

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/0530Z SFC/FL200 S0153
W07858 - S0200 W07818 - S0202 W07817 - S0211
W07859 - S0153 W07858

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/1130Z SFC/FL200 S0153
W07858 - S0159 W07819 - S0203 W07819 - S0210
W07859 - S0153 W07858

RMK: CONS VA CLDS OBS MOV W OF SUMMIT APRX 30 NM
PRIOR TO DSIPTG. WINDS AND FL BASED ON NWP MODEL
GDNC. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201016/0015Z

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