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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thursday Jan 30, 2020 18:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 30 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sangay volcano on 30 Jan 2020
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 18:00 UTC, 30/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200130/1757Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/114

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 20/1720Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0157 W07819 - S0204 W07817
- S0222 W07850 - S0208 W07859 - S0157 W07819 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/2330Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07820
- S0205 W07815 - S0237 W07858 - S0220 W07910 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/0530Z SFC/FL200 S0158
W07820 - S0204 W07816 - S0237 W07859 - S0220
W07909 - S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/1130Z SFC/FL200 S0158
W07819 - S0204 W07817 - S0235 W07900 - S0215
W07911 - S0158 W07819

RMK: VA CLDS OBS IN STLT EXTG 31 NM SW FM SUMMIT.
VA HGT AND DIR FM STLT AND NWP WHICH SHOW CONT
SW-LY MOVG THRU T+18. ...SAMBUCCI

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200131/0000Z

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