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

Sat, 17 Oct 2020, 18:00
18:00 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 17:45 UTC, 17/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201017/1742Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/1019

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 17/1710Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0158 W07844 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0203 W07843 - S0158 W07844 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/2300Z SFC/FL190 S0157 W07844
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0203 W07844 -
S0157 W07844

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/0500Z SFC/FL190 S0157 W07840
- S0159 W07819 - S0200 W07819 - S0201 W07840 -
S0157 W07840

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

RMK: INTMT VA PUFFS SEEN ON STLT MOVG W OF SUMMIT.
VONA RPRT INDICATES ACTVTY. NWP MDL WINDS LTL CHG
FCST THRU T+12 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201017/2345Z

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