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SFC/Flight Level 200

Description

Date: 2010-05-24 00:00 UTC
Volcano:Eyjafjallajökull
Area: Iceland
Source: Iceland Met Office
Aviation colour code:  yellow
Summit elevation:  1666m
Eruption Details: plume of steam observed to fl100. no ash. obs va dtg: 24/0000z
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Volcano ash cloud Iceland - Eyjafjallajökull   Monday 24 May 2010 00:00 UTC

Remarks: eruption stopped in model at 23/1800z.

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.