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Date: 2016-05-09 15:00 UTC
Volcano:Copahue
Area: Argentina
Source: Goes 13 - Webcam - Gfs - Ars
Aviation colour code:  yellow
Summit elevation:  2997m
Eruption Details: irregular emission of steam gases and lgt ashobs va dtg: 09/1435z

Volcano ash cloud Argentina - Copahue   Monday 09 May 2016 15:00 UTC

Remarks: although a pilot reported ash at fl150 at 1401z there is no indicationof ash in satellite imagery under mostly clear skies. web cam showsirregular emission of steam and gases with light va near the summit. will

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.