Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wed, 4 Mar 2020, 08:30
08:30 AM | 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 08:19 UTC, 04/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200304/0818Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/248

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 04/0750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0158 W07827 - S0159 W07819
- S0202 W07819 - S0205 W07827 - S0158 W07827 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/1400Z SFC/FL200 S0158 W07832
- S0159 W07819 - S0201 W07819 - S0207 W07832 -
S0158 W07832

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/2000Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0200Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: FAINT VA EXTD UP TO 8NM W FM THE SUMMIT. NWP
MDL INDICATES A CONTD W MOV THRU +6HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200304/1415Z

Previous news

Wed, 4 Mar 2020, 06:00
IG reported a high level of activity at Sangay during 3-10 March. Ash plumes rose 870-1,130 m above the summit and drifted NW and W based on Washington VAAC notices. Incandescent blocks rolled down the SW flank during 3-4 March. A seismic station recorded a lahar on 8 March. ... Read all
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