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Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA EMS. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Thursday Aug 08, 2019 03:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 03:06 UTC, 08/08/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190808/0304Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/111

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 018/0240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07818
- S0222 W07919 - S0209 W07920 - S0159 W07819 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0900Z SFC/FL220 S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0228 W07917 - S0211 W07920 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1500Z SFC/FL220 S0148
W07919 - S0159 W07818 - S0201 W07819 - S0212
W07922 - S0148 W07919

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/2100Z SFC/FL220 NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT VA CLD EXTDS MORE THAN 60 NMI WSW OF
SUMMIT. A LARGER VA EM NOTED IN 0230Z IMAGE MOVG
WSW AS WELL. NWP MDLS FCT LTLCG IN WINDS THRU T+6
THEN WILL MOV VA BTWN W AND WNW. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190808/0900Z

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