Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG VA EM to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Tue, 25 Feb 2020, 21:00
21:00 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 20:55 UTC, 25/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200225/2053Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/216

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. GUAYAQUIL MWO. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 25/2030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0120 W07956 - S0158 W07819
- S0204 W07822 - S0159 W08005 - S0120 W07956 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 26/0230Z SFC/FL200 S0135 W07932
- S0158 W07819 - S0203 W07820 - S0208 W07939 -
S0135 W07932

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 26/0830Z SFC/FL200 S0144
W07932 - S0158 W07819 - S0204 W07820 - S0216
W07937 - S0144 W07932

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/1430Z SFC/FL200 S0149
W07932 - S0158 W07820 - S0205 W07820 - S0226
W07934 - S0149 W07932

RMK: VA OBS IN VIS AND MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY
EXT 100 NM WNW FM SUMMIT. FL BASED ON 1941Z
SIGMET AND NWP MODELS. FL WINDS FCST TO BACK
SLIGHTLY THRU T+18. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200226/0300Z

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