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

Wednesday Feb 05, 2020 15:30 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:

FVXX21 at 15:22 UTC, 05/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200205/1521Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/133

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GUAYAQUIL MWO. NWP
MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD OBS IN STLT.

OBS VA DTG: 05/1500Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07819 - S0201 W07820
- S0244 W07949 - S0232 W07952 - S0158 W07819 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/2100Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07819
- S0201 W07820 - S0244 W07948 - S0232 W07952 -
S0158 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0300Z SFC/FL200 S0158
W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0236 W07933 - S0228
W07937 - S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0900Z SFC/FL200 S0158
W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0231 W07916 - S0219
W07922 - S0158 W07820

RMK: CONS VA ACTVTY OBS IN STLT EXTDG APRX 200 NM
SW OF SUMMIT PRIOR TO DSIPTG. FL FM SIGMET. FCST
MVMT FM ASH3D. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200205/2115Z

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