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Date: 2015-07-28 17:00 UTC
Area: Mexico
Source: Goes-east. Nam Winds. Volcano
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Summit elevation:  17802 ft [5426
Eruption Details: event endedobs va dtg: 28/1645z

Volcano ash cloud Mexico - Popocatepetl   Tuesday 28 Jul 2015 17:00 UTC

Remarks: very lgt va puff seen in vis stlt imageryfrom 1545-1600z. va mvd wnw

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.