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Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sunday Mar 01, 2020 06:45 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 06:41 UTC, 01/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200301/0639Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/235

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 01/0610Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 S0159 W07820 - S0202 W07818
- S0215 W07842 - S0209 W07846 - S0159 W07820 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/1200Z SFC/FL190 S0159 W07819
- S0203 W07818 - S0218 W07849 - S0208 W07852 -
S0159 W07819

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/1800Z SFC/FL190 S0158
W07820 - S0202 W07817 - S0220 W07847 - S0216
W07852 - S0158 W07820

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/0000Z SFC/FL190 S0158
W07820 - S0203 W07817 - S0219 W07849 - S0211
W07853 - S0158 W07820

RMK: VA EXT 30 NM SW OF THE SUMMIT. MODEL FCST
GUIDANCE SUGGESTS LTLCG THRU T+18. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200301/1245Z

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