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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 VA PUFFS

Thursday May 07, 2020 19:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on  7 May 2020
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 7 May 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG02 at 19:24 UTC, 07/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200507/1930Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/128

INFO SOURCE: GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC VA PUFFS

OBS VA DTG: 07/1850Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA
WINDS FL140 230/20KT - FL180 230/25KT - FL240
230/35KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0100Z NOT AVBL

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0700Z NOT AVBL

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1300Z NOT AVBL

RMK: A THIN LAYER OF CIRRUS MAY HINDER VA OBS.
WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC VA PUFFS TILL FL160 THAT
SEEM TO BE DISSIPATED RAPIDLY. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200508/0130Z=

Previous news
Vigorous eruption from Nevados de Chillán volcano (image: @Sernageomin/twitter)
Thursday, May 07, 2020
SERNAGEOMIN recorded an explosion at the volcano that generated a dense dark ash plume, which reached approx. 18,700 ft (5,700 m) altitude and drifted NE. ... [more]

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