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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: FQT EM to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Thu, 6 Feb 2020, 03:00
03:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 02:56 UTC, 06/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200206/0255Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/135

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: FQT EM

OBS VA DTG: 06/0230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0156 W07822 - S0203 W07817
- S0207 W07834 - S0201 W07834 - S0156 W07822 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0830Z SFC/FL220 S0155 W07821
- S0203 W07817 - S0211 W07850 - S0203 W07851 -
S0155 W07821

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1430Z SFC/FL220 S0155
W07820 - S0204 W07820 - S0207 W07850 - S0155
W07850 - S0155 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/2030Z SFC/FL220 S0155
W07850 - S0155 W07820 - S0204 W07820 - S0204
W07850 - S0155 W07850

RMK: VA EXTENDED 10 NM W FROM SUMMIT. LTLCG EXP
BASED ON NWP MODELS. ...RODRIGUEZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200206/0900Z

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