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Stratovolcano 5230 m (17,159 ft)
Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay volcano news

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Jan 15, 2020 18:45 PM | 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 18:38 UTC, 15/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200115/1836Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/056

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 15/1810Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0150 W07836 - S0159 W07821
- S0202 W07821 - S0203 W07837 - S0150 W07836 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/0000Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/0600Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/1200Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: A SMALL STREAM OF VA, GAS AND STEAM SEEN IN
IR STLT IMAGERY. PLUME CONNECTED TO SUMMIT AND
EXTENDS ABOUT 20 NM DOWNWIND TO THE W OF SUMMIT.
...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200116/0030Z

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