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Date: 2014-03-28 00:00 UTC
Volcano:Karkar
Area: Papua New Guinea
Source: Mtsat-2
Aviation colour code:  orange
Summit elevation:  1839m
Eruption Details: va plume last obs to fl080 ext 25nm to nw at27/0632z.
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Volcano ash cloud Papua New Guinea - Karkar   Friday 28 Mar 2014 00:00 UTC

Remarks: current data sources do not indicate an ongoing eruption.advisory terminated due to lack of reports. **use text advisoryfor flight planning purposes**

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.