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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS VA ACTVTY. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thursday Jan 30, 2020 00:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 00:36 UTC, 30/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200130/0035Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/110

INFO SOURCE: NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA ACTVTY.

OBS VA DTG: 30/0020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0200 W07820 - S0201 W07820
- S0210 W07828 - S0204 W07832 - S0200 W07820 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/0630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/1230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/1830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: POSS VA CLD NOT OBS IN STLT DUE TO EXTSV WX
CLD. FCST MVMT AND ACTVTY BASED ON ASH3D AND NWP
MODEL GDNC. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200130/0630Z

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