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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PSBL CONTG VA EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Wednesday Feb 12, 2020 11:15 AM | 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 11:10 UTC, 12/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200212/1108Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/162

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL CONTG VA EM

OS VA DTG: 122/1040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0157 W07852 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0210 W07852 - S0157 W07852 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/2230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0430Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: BRIEF VA EM OBS IN STLT 3 HRS AGO. NO VA
CRNTLY OBS IN STLT AMONG WX CLDS. FL AND VA
EXTENT BASED ON NWP MODELS. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200212/1755Z

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