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Ecuador, -2°S / -78.34°W
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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSSIBLE ONGOING EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tuesday Feb 11, 2020 12:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 12:14 UTC, 11/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200211/1209Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/158

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSSIBLE ONGOING EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 11/1140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S0157 W07833 - S0200 W07820
- S0202 W07819 - S0204 W07834 - S0157 W07833 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/1730Z SFC/FL210 S0155 W07832
- S0200 W07820 - S0202 W07820 - S0202 W07834 -
S0155 W07832

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/2330Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/0530Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: INTERMITTENT VA EMS LIKELY BASED ON RECENT
PAST ACT. NOTHING SEEN IN IR STLT OVER PAST FEW
HRS THOUGH. VAAG BASED ON CONTINUITY FROM PREV
UPDATE. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200211/1815Z

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