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Date: 2014-11-24 05:00 UTC
Area: Cape Verde Is
Source: Vona Fm Inmg, Sat Data
Aviation colour code: red
Summit elevation:  2829m
Eruption Details: eruption in progress since 23/1100zobs va dtg: 24/0600z

Volcano ash cloud Cape Verde Is - Fogo   Monday 24 Nov 2014 05:00 UTC

Remarks: cloud seen on satellite imagery seems to be composed mainly byso2 please check sigmet for current warnings.

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.