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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ONGOING VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Friday Jan 03, 2020 10:00 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:

FVXX21 at 09:53 UTC, 03/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200103/0951Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/009

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 03/0920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0200 W07821 - S0201 W07819
- S0227 W07826 - S0219 W07841 - S0200 W07821 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/1530Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07821
- S0201 W07819 - S0235 W07829 - S0226 W07851 -
S0159 W07821

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/2130Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/0330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA NOT VISIBLE IN STLT IMAGERY INBTWN WX
CLDS. NO RECENT RPRTS OF VA. OBS BASED ON NWP
MODEL GUIDANCE. ...BOLL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200103/1545Z

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