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Date: 2016-02-06 06:00 UTC
Area: Mexico
Source: Goes-east.
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Summit elevation:  17802 ft [5426 m]
Eruption Details: emission at 05/2345z

Volcano ash cloud Mexico - Popocatepetl   Saturday 06 Feb 2016 06:00 UTC

Remarks: va is no longer observed in imagery....schwartz

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.