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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 CLDS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Tuesday Jan 07, 2020 16:00 PM | BY: VN

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 15:51 UTC, 07/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200107/1548Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/031

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 07/1510Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07819 - S0208 W07816
- S0225 W07931 - S0201 W07931 - S0158 W07819 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/2100Z SFC/FL200 S0153 W07941
- S0157 W07818 - S0206 W07817 - S0226 W07943 -
S0153 W07941

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/0300Z SFC/FL200 S0143
W07941 - S0159 W07817 - S0205 W07817 - S0216
W07941 - S0143 W07941

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/0900Z SFC/FL200 S0129
W07940 - S0157 W07817 - S0204 W07818 - S0207
W07940 - S0129 W07940

RMK: THICK VA CLDS SEEN EXT 57 NM WSW FM SUMMIT.
VA HGT AND DIR FM STLT AND NWP MLDS. NWP MDLS AND
ASH3D SHOW WSW-W LY TREND THRU T+18. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200107/2145Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Jan 07, 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 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on  6 Jan 2020
Monday, Jan 06, 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 . ... [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 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]

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