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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: OCNL EM to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Aug 07, 2019 16:45 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:

FVXX22 at 15:48 UTC, 07/08/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190807/1546Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/109

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 07/1530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07817
- S0220 W07837 - S0204 W07846 - S0158 W07819 MOV
SW 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/2130Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07819
- S0203 W07818 - S0215 W07841 - S0159 W07848 -
S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/0330Z SFC/FL200 S0157
W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0209 W07850 - S0159
W07853 - S0157 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/0930Z SFC/FL200 S0151
W07855 - S0157 W07817 - S0204 W07819 - S0159
W07858 - S0151 W07855

RMK: OCNL EM CONT WITH A PLUME OF VA EXT 15 NM SW
OF THE SUMMIT. FUTURE EM FCST TO VEER OVR NXT 18
HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190807/2145Z

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Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
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 . ... [more]
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Tuesday, Aug 06, 2019
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Tuesday, Aug 06, 2019
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Tuesday, Aug 06, 2019
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 . ... [more]
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