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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Turrialba volcano eruptions:
1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM

Wednesday Sep 21, 2016 13:00 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 12:52 UTC, 21/09/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160921/1251Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/185

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO
WEB
CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 21/1215Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL130 N1007 W08350 - N1002 W08346
- N1001 W08347 - N1007 W08352 -
N1007 W08350 MOV
NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/1830Z SFC/FL130 N1008
W08351
- N1007 W08349 - N1004 W08347 - N1001 W08347 -
N1002 W08350 -
N1007 W08353 - N1008 W08351

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0030Z SFC/FL130
N1010
W08348 - N1003 W08346 - N1000 W08347 - N1007
W08356 - N1010
W08348

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/0630Z SFC/FL130 N1007
W08349 - N1002
W08346 - N0959 W08347 - N1002
W08358 - N1007 W08349

RMK: NARROW VA
PLUME EXTENDING 7 NM TO THE NW OF
THE SUMMIT. WEBCAM SHOWS CONS EM.
...SZATANEK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20160921/1845Z

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