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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA EMS. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Thu, 6 Feb 2020, 14:45
14:45 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 14:43 UTC, 06/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200206/1437Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/137

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 06/1410?Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0142 W07844 - S0159 W07818
- S0202 W07820 - S0149 W07850 - S0142 W07844 MOV
NW 10-15KT SFC/FL250 S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07818
- S0230 W07921 - S0201 W07926 - S0159 W07819 MOV
W 25-30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/2000Z SFC/FL200 S0128 W07904
- S0159 W07817 - S0201 W07819 - S0146 W07916 -
S0128 W07904 SFC/FL250 S0159 W07819 - S0202
W07819 - S0235 W07919 - S0204 W07925 - S0159
W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0200Z SFC/FL200 S0145
W07905 - S0158 W07819 - S0200 W07819 - S0208
W07907 - S0145 W07905 SFC/FL250 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0800Z SFC/FL200 S0140
W07857 - S0159 W07817 - S0201 W07819 - S0211
W07902 - S0140 W07857

RMK: CONS VA CLDS MOVG BOTH NW AND WSW. VA EXTDS
TO BTWN 25 AND 30 NMI NW AND TO 70 NMI WSW OF
SUMMIT. NWP MDLS FCST VA AT FL200 TO CONT MOVG
GENERALLY NW TO WNW THRU T+6 THEN MOV W BY T+12.
VA AT FL250 FCST TO DISP BTWN T+6 AND T+12.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200206/2030Z=

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