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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT LGT VA EMS to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Tuesday Feb 04, 2020 10:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 10:41 UTC, 04/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200204/1039Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/128

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT LGT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 04/1020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0159 W07820 - S0222 W07835
- S0213 W07846 - S0159 W07820 MOV SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/1630Z SFC/FL180 S0159 W07819
- S0223 W07834 - S0213 W07846 - S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/2230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0430Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS MOV SW FM SUMMIT. VA
FCST TO CONT SW MOV THRU T+6HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200204/1645Z

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