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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS VA EM to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Friday Jan 10, 2020 10:00 AM | 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 09:48 UTC, 10/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200110/0946Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/044

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 10/0930Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0158 W07820 - S0201 W07819
- S0216 W07858 - S0208 W07859 - S0158 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1530Z SFC/FL220 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/2130Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT DUE TO MET CLDS. VA EM
POSS BASED ON RECENT ACT AND CONT INCANDESCENCE
DETECTED THRU MET CLDS IN STLT. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200110/1545Z

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