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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL VA EMS CONT to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Fri, 16 Oct 2020, 17:30
17:30 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 17:22 UTC, 16/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201016/1719Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1015

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VONA. WEB CAM. NWP
MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EMS CONT

OBS VA DTG: 16/1650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0156 W07845 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0201 W07845 - S0156 W07845 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/2300Z SFC/FL190 S0156 W07846
- S0200 W07819 - S0202 W07820 - S0201 W07845 -
S0156 W07846

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0500Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1100Z NO VA EXP

RMK: PSBL NARROW PLUME VA SIGNATURE ON VOLCAT
IMAGERY MOVG W OF SUMMIT. WX CLDS CVR ENTIRE AREA
AND WEBCAM SHOWS SUMMIT OBSC. HOTSPOT NO LONGER
DETECTED ON SWIR. NO CHG TO MDL WINDS AT VA FL NXT
6 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201016/2315Z

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