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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL CONTG VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Fri, 16 Oct 2020, 06:00
06:00 AM | 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 05:55 UTC, 16/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201016/0553Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1013

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 16/0530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819
- S0223 W07920 - S0204 W07925 - S0159 W07819 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/1130Z SFC/FL200 S0152 W07925
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07818 - S0214 W07924 -
S0152 W07925

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/1730Z SFC/FL200 S0154
W07925 - S0158 W07819 - S0203 W07818 - S0216
W07925 - S0154 W07925

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/2330Z NO VA EXP

RMK: REMNANT VA CLD OBS MOV W 70 NM WSW OF
SUMMIT. WX CLDS OBSC SUMMIT AREA BUT CONTG VA EMS
PSBL AS EMS WERE ONGOING AT TIME OF OBSCN A FEW
HRS AGO. CONTD W-LY MVMT EXP THRU T+12. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201016/1200Z

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