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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LIGHT VA EMS SEEN IN STLT to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sunday Jan 26, 2020 21:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 21:19 UTC, 26/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200126/2117Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/097

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: LIGHT VA EMS SEEN IN STLT

OBS VA DTG: 26/2020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07818
- S0210 W07827 - S0204 W07832 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 27/0230Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07820
- S0201 W07817 - S0215 W07831 - S0205 W07839 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 27/0830Z SFC/FL200 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/1430Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EMS SEEN IN STLT SW FM SUMMIT. LOW CONF
IN EXT OF VA DUE TO WX CLDS. VA HGT AND DIR FM
CONTIUNITY AND NWP SHOW CONT SW-LY MOVG THRU T+6.
...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200127/0315Z

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