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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS VA ACTVTY. to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Tuesday Jan 21, 2020 07:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 07:02 UTC, 21/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200121/0700Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/073

INFO SOURCE: NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA ACTVTY.

OBS VA DTG: 21/0640Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S0131 W07821 - S0201 W07818
- S0202 W07821 - S0134 W07835 - S0131 W07821 MOV
N 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/1230Z SFC/FL230 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/1830Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/0030Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: POSS VA CLD NOT OBS IN STLT DUE TO EXTSV WX
CLD COVER. FCST MVMT BASED ON ASH3D. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200121/1300Z

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