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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Feb 05, 2020 04:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 04:05 UTC, 05/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200205/0400Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/131

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT

OBS VA DTG: 05/0330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07818
- S0214 W07834 - S0205 W07840 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/0930Z SFC/FL190 S0158 W07820
- S0203 W07818 - S0214 W07847 - S0200 W07848 -
S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/1530Z SFC/FL190 S0156
W07850 - S0158 W07819 - S0204 W07818 - S0211
W07849 - S0156 W07850

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/2130Z SFC/FL190 S0150
W07850 - S0158 W07819 - S0204 W07819 - S0205
W07851 - S0150 W07850

RMK: VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT XTNDG 20 NM WSW OF
SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A W-LY MOVG THRU
T+18HRS. HGT AND MOVG BASED ON SAT AND NWP
MODELS. ...LING

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200205/1000Z

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