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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Thursday Jan 09, 2020 22:30 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 22:18 UTC, 09/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200109/2215Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/042

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 09/2140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0158 W07821 - S0202 W07818
- S0223 W07847 - S0206 W07855 - S0158 W07821 MOV
SW 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0330Z SFC/FL220 S0158 W07820
- S0204 W07816 - S0230 W07846 - S0214 W07859 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0930Z SFC/FL220 S0158
W07820 - S0204 W07816 - S0230 W07847 - S0216
W07859 - S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1530Z SFC/FL220 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLDS SEEN EXTG 35 NM SW FM SUMMIT UNDER
WX CLDS IN REGION. VA HGT AND DIR FM NWP MDLS
WHICH SHOW WSW-SW LY TREND THRU T+12. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200110/0415Z

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