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Nevados de Chillán volcano
stratovolcano 3212 m / 10,538 ft
Central Chile, -36.86°S / -71.38°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Nevados de Chillán volcano eruptions:
2016-ongoing, 2009, 2003, 1973-86, 1972, 1965, 1946-48, 1945, 1934, 1929, 1923, 1906, 1898, 1891, 1883, 1877, 1872, 1861-65, 1752, 1750-51, 1650
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Chillán volcano news & activity updates:

Nevados de Chillán Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFF to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Thursday May 07, 2020 13:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 13:16 UTC, 07/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200507/1330Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/127

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF

OBS VA DTG: 07/1210Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 S3614 W07028 - S3629 W07019 - S3653 W07123 -
S3650 W07125 - S3614 W07028 MOV NE
20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1800Z SFC/FL170 S3611 W07027
- S3628 W07019 - S3654 W07120 - S3650 W07123 -
S3611 W07027

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0000Z SFC/FL170 S3628
W07021 - S3646 W07018 - S3653 W07123 - S3649
W07123 - S3628 W07021

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/0600Z SFC/FL170 S3644
W07019 - S3703 W07016 - S3655 W07124 - S3650
W07124 - S3644 W07019

RMK: A FAINT PLUME CAN BE SEE IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200507/1930Z=

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