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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG VA EM to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Jan 29, 2020 13:00 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:

FVXX20 at 12:54 UTC, 29/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200129/1251Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/108

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 29/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0159 W07855 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0210 W07855 - S0159 W07855 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 29/1830Z SFC/FL200 S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07820 - S0211 W07855 - S0200 W07855 -
S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0030Z SFC/FL200 S0159
W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0220 W07852 - S0210
W07856 - S0159 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/0630Z SFC/FL200 S0159
W07820 - S0200 W07819 - S0218 W07853 - S0208
W07855 - S0159 W07820

RMK: POSS VA EM SEEN IN VIS STLT IMAGERY EXT W 30
NM FM SUMMIT AMONG DENSE WX CLD COVER. HGT FM NWP
MODELS. WINDS FCST TO TURN MORE WSW-LY BY T+12.
...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200129/1845Z

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