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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 VA EM

Monday Feb 12, 2018 01:45 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 01:43 UTC, 12/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180212/0136Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA_RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/059

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 12/0115Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1013 W08353 - N1002 W08346
- N1001 W08346 - N1010 W08357 - N1013 W08353 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0730Z SFC/FL140 N1015 W08354
- N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N1010 W08359 -
N1015 W08354

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1330Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1930Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EM FAINTLY DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLDS. VA MOV NW AND SEEN TO APRX 12 NM FROM
SUMMIT. FCST DIRECTION BASED ON CURRENT MOVEMENT
AND RECENT ACT. MODELS DO NOT AGREE WITH
CURRENT DIRECTION. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180212/0730Z=

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Sunday, Feb 11, 2018
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Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on  9 Feb 2018
Friday, Feb 09, 2018
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Friday, Feb 09, 2018
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Thursday, Feb 08, 2018
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Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on  7 Feb 2018
Wednesday, Feb 07, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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