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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: NEW VA EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Jan 08, 2020 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:

FVXX21 at 10:41 UTC, 08/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200108/1039Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/035

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 08/1010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0158 W07820 - S0203 W07818
- S0221 W07848 - S0210 W07847 - S0158 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1600Z SFC/FL190 S0158 W07820
- S0202 W07818 - S0219 W07851 - S0206 W07851 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/2200Z SFC/FL190 S0158
W07820 - S0203 W07818 - S0219 W07850 - S0205
W07851 - S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0400Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

RMK: NEW VA EM OBS IN STLT BEGINNING 0940Z AND
MOVG SW BLW FL190. REMNANT ASH FM EARLIER
ERUPTION IS ALSO STILL PRESENT TO THE SW. ASH
EXTDS FOR 35NMI THRU 1010Z. ...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200108/1645Z

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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]
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]

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