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

Wednesday Jan 22, 2020 21:45 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 21:31 UTC, 22/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY -CORRECTION
DTG: 20200122/2128Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/081

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS LIKELY

OBS VA DTG: 22/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0153 W07802 - S0204 W07801
- S0202 W07819 - S0159 W07819 - S0153 W07802 MOV
E 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0300Z SFC/FL190 S0153 W07803
- S0205 W07800 - S0202 W07819 - S0200 W07819 -
S0153 W07803

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0900Z SFC/FL190 S0153
W07802 - S0205 W07759 - S0202 W07819 - S0200
W07819 - S0153 W07802

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1500Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

RMK: CORRECTED FOR DIRECTION. VA EM CURRENTLY NOT
SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLD OBSCURATION.
VA HEIGHT AND FRCST BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE.
WINDS EXPCD TO MOV MORE E THRU FRCST PERIOD.
...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200123/0330Z

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