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Sangay volcano news

Sangay Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT. to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sunday Mar 08, 2020 21:15 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 21:05 UTC, 08/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200308/2102Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANGAY 352090
PSN: S0200 W07820

AREA: ECUADOR

SUMMIT ELEV: 17159 FT [5230 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/266

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA CLDS SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 08/2040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0149 W07901 - S0159 W07819
- S0201 W07819 - S0204 W07901 - S0149 W07901 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0230Z SFC/FL200 S0142 W07908
- S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0157 W07909 -
S0142 W07908

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0830Z SFC/FL200 S0136
W07908 - S0159 W07819 - S0202 W07820 - S0153
W07909 - S0136 W07908

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1430Z SFC/FL200 S0135
W07908 - S0159 W07820 - S0201 W07820 - S0153
W07910 - S0135 W07908

RMK: VA SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY EXTDG NEARLY 40 NM W
FM SUMMIT.VOLCAT ALERTS RECEIVED.MODEL GUIDANCE
SHOWS A CONT W-WNW-LY MOV THRU T+18 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200309/0300Z

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