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Date: 2016-06-16 15:00 UTC
Volcano:Bristol Island
Area: Antarctica
Source: Goes 13 - Terra - Met 0
Aviation colour code:  unknown
Summit elevation:  1100m
Eruption Details: no va activityobs va dtg: 16/1500z

Volcano ash cloud Antarctica - Bristol Island   Thursday 16 Jun 2016 15:00 UTC

Remarks: ash has not been seen in satellite imagery, onlyhotspot is identifiable.

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.