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Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Monday Feb 10, 2020 07:45 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 07:36 UTC, 10/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200210/0733Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/153

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 10/0650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S0153 W07843 - S0200 W07819
- S0202 W07820 - S0207 W07844 - S0153 W07843 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1300Z SFC/FL220 S0152 W07843
- S0200 W07819 - S0202 W07820 - S0205 W07843 -
S0152 W07843

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1900Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0100Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: A CONT STREAM OF GAS, STEAM AND SOME
POSSIBLE VA EXTENDS W FROM THE SUMMIT. VA
STREAMING TO ABOUT 30 NM DOWNWIND. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200210/1330Z

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