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Date: 2016-08-28 16:00 UTC
Area: Mexico
Source: Goes-east.
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Summit elevation:  17802 ft [5426 m]
Eruption Details: va not obs.

Volcano ash cloud Mexico - Popocatepetl   Sunday 28 Aug 2016 16:00 UTC

Remarks: previous va disp. no further emissions obs....salemi

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.