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Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LIKELY VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Monday Aug 12, 2019 20:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 20:10 UTC, 12/08/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190812/2007Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/126

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: LIKELY VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 12/1930Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0159 W07838 - S0200 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0206 W07838 - S0159 W07838 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0130Z SFC/FL210 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0730Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: LIKELY VA EMS OBSD AMONG WX CLD CVR. VA
EXTDS 16 NMI W OF SUMMIT. VA CLD MOVG W FM SUMMIT
AND IS THEN MOVG NW A FEW NMI W OF SUMMIT.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190813/0200Z

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