The ash cloud that’s grounding flights isn’t just your run of the mill volcanic burp.

A wonderful graphic from timesonline.co.uk shows just how bad it is right now and probably will be in a few days. Check out the “6AM Today (Predicted)” image on the upper right of the graphic. (Click on the image to enlarge.)

Ash Cloud Graphic from timesonline.co.uk

Ash Cloud Graphic from timesonline.co.uk

That’s a big ash cloud.