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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD RPRTD. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Jan 29, 2020 01:00 AM | 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 00:57 UTC, 29/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200129/0056Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/106

INFO SOURCE: VONA. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD RPRTD.

OBS VA DTG: 29/0040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0153 W07844 - S0159 W07820
- S0202 W07820 - S0205 W07843 - S0153 W07844 MOV
W 20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 29/0630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/1230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/1830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLD RPRTD IN VONA. MVMT AND FL BASED ON
VONA AND NWP MODEL GDNC. VA CLD NOT OBS IN STL
DUE TO EXTSV WX CLD COVER. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200129/0700Z

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