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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sunday Feb 09, 2020 12:45 PM | 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 12:40 UTC, 09/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200209/1239Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/149

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 09/1220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0153 W07849 - S0159 W07820
- S0201 W07819 - S0204 W07849 - S0153 W07849 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1830Z SFC/FL190 S0141 W07858
- S0200 W07820 - S0201 W07819 - S0200 W07902 -
S0141 W07858

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0030Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0630Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EXTD UP TO 26NM W FM THE SUMMIT. NWP MDL
INDICATES A W TO WNW MOV THRU +6HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200209/1845Z

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