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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT LGT VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Monday Aug 19, 2019 10:45 AM | BY: VN

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 10:42 UTC, 19/08/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190819/1040Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/136

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT LGT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 19/1010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07819
- S0207 W07849 - S0159 W07843 - S0159 W07820 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1600Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07819
- S0203 W07819 - S0210 W07851 - S0200 W07850 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/2200Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0400Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: SMALL, DISCRETE VA EMS OBS IN STLT MOV W AND
WSW FM SUMMIT AT 10-15KT BLW FL190. ASH EXTDS FOR
APPROX 30NMI BEFORE BECOMG TOO DIFF TO DETECT
...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190819/1645Z

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Sunday, Aug 18, 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 . ... [more]
Sunday, Aug 18, 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 and is moving at 15-20 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Aug 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019
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Monday, Aug 12, 2019
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 . ... [more]

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