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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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1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
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Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS.

Monday Feb 12, 2018 19:00 PM |

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 12 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 12 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 18:48 UTC, 12/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180212/1841Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/062

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 12/1815Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1005 W08420 - N1002 W08346
- N1001 W08346 - N0941 W08414 - N1005 W08420 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0030Z SFC/FL150 N1002 W08415
- N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08345 - N0940 W08411 -
N1002 W08415

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0630Z SFC/FL150 N1001
W08346 - N1000 W08346 - N0940 W08411 - N1001
W08416 - N1001 W08346

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1230Z SFC/FL150 N1002
W08346 - N0959 W08346 - N0940 W08411 - N0958
W08416 - N1002 W08346

RMK: PRONOUNCED ONGOING VA EMS NOTED IN WEBCAM
IMAGERY. VA EMS SPREADING W THRU SW TO APPROX 30
NM DOWNWIND OF SUMMIT AS PER VIS STLT IMAGERY
AND OVSICORI-UNA....LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180213/0045Z

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