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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LGT VA EM OBS IN STLT. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Saturday Jun 22, 2019 03:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 22 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 22 Jun 2019
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:

FVXX20 at 02:52 UTC, 22/06/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190622/0250Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/046

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA EM OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 22/0230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07819
- S0213 W07926 - S0202 W07928 - S0159 W07820 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/0830Z SFC/FL190 S0207 W08021
- S0221 W08018 - S0231 W08131 - S0217 W08132 -
S0207 W08021

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/1430Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/2030Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: DISCRETE VA EM DETECTED IN STLT EXTND 68 NM
FM SUMMIT. MODEL DATA SUGGESTS EM MVG WSW THRU
FCST PD . ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190622/0845Z

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