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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Saturday Aug 10, 2019 01:00 AM | 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 00:45 UTC, 10/08/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190810/0044Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/116

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 10/0010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0201 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0208 W07833 - S0202 W07834 - S0201 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0600Z SFC/FL200 S0200 W07819
- S0202 W07819 - S0210 W07837 - S0201 W07837 -
S0200 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1200Z SFC/FL200 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1800Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EXTD 16NM SW FM THE SUMMIT. NWP MDL
INDICATES A CONT SW MOV THRU +6HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190810/0645Z

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