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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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1934-ongoing (as of 2017), 1728-1916, 1628 (first observation) - ?
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD OBS IN STLT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Monday Jan 06, 2020 22:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  6 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 6 Jan 2020
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:

FVXX21 at 22:10 UTC, 06/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200106/2208Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/028

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 06/2150Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0201 W07821 - S0204 W07817
- S0228 W07822 - S0226 W07836 - S0201 W07821 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0400Z SFC/FL200 S0201 W07820
- S0202 W07817 - S0236 W07817 - S0235 W07832 -
S0201 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1000Z SFC/FL200 S0159
W07820 - S0201 W07816 - S0211 W07819 - S0203
W07831 - S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1600Z SFC/FL200 S0153
W07834 - S0158 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0207
W07834 - S0153 W07834

RMK: CONS VA CLD OBS IN STLT EXTDG APRX 25 NM SSW
OF SUMMIT. FCST WINDS SUGGEST SLOWING AND TURNING
WINDS THRU T+12 HR. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200107/0415Z

Previous news
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
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 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
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 10-15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Jan 05, 2020
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, Jan 05, 2020
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 5 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Saturday, Jan 04, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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