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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thursday May 16, 2019 19:00 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:

FVXX21 at 18:46 UTC, 16/05/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190516/1843Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/019

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GUAYAQUIL MWO. NWP
MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM.

OBS VA DTG: 16/1820Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0155 W07826 - S0159 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0205 W07826 - S0155 W07826 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/0030Z SFC/FL200 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1230Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: MWO RPRTS NEW SINGLE VA EM. NOTHING SEEN IN
STLT OR VOLCAT PROD. VA ASSUMED TO MOVE W OF
SUMMIT ACCORDING TO WX MDLS. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190517/0045Z

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