Volcano

Forecast

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Colour code

SFC/Flight Level 250

Description

Date: 2014-08-13 00:00 UTC
Volcano:Bagana
Area: Papua New Guinea
Source: Mtsat-2, Pilot Report
Aviation colour code:  orange
Summit elevation:  1750m
Eruption Details: va plume last observed to fl250 at 12/0632z.obs va dtg: 13/0030z
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Volcano ash cloud Papua New Guinea - Bagana   Wednesday 13 Aug 2014 00:00 UTC

Remarks: current satellite imagery indicated that ash from volcanobagana has now dissipated. advisory terminated. ..use textadvisory for flight planning purposes..

This data supplements the official Volcanic Ash Advisory Graphics and Volcanic Ash Advisories. The data is to be used with caution. The official Volcanic Ash Graphics and Volcanic Ash Advisories take precedence in all circumstances. Please refer to national NOTAMs for definitive boundaries of no-fly areas.

Altitiude levels (International Standard Atmosphere)

SFC to FL200 - Ash concentrations between the surface and 20,000 feet.
FL200 to FL350 - Ash concentrations between 20,000 feet and 35,000 feet.
FL350 to FL550 - Ash concentrations between 35,000 feet and 55,000 feet.
SFC to 6000FT - Ash concentrations between the surface and 6,000 feet.