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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Friday Jan 03, 2020 21:15 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:

FVXX21 at 21:04 UTC, 03/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200103/2100Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/011

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT

OBS VA DTG: 03/2040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07818
- S0220 W07835 - S0208 W07847 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0230Z SFC/FL210 S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0219 W07845 - S0204 W07852 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0830Z SFC/FL210 S0159
W07819 - S0202 W07819 - S0216 W07847 - S0201
W07855 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1430Z SFC/FL210 S0156
W07855 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0212
W07852 - S0156 W07855

RMK: VA SEEN IN STLT EXTDG NEARLY 25 NM SW OF
SUMMIT. VOLCAT ALERT RECEIVED. MODEL GUIDANCE
SHOWS A GRADUAL VEERING TWD THE WEST THRU T+18 HRS.
HGT BASED ON STLT AND NWP MODELS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200104/0300Z

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