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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: INTERMITENT PUFF EMISSION to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Tuesday May 12, 2020 21:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 21:42 UTC, 12/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200512/2145Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/139

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITENT PUFF EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 12/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 S3650 W07122 - S3652 W06959
- S3704 W07002 - S3650 W07122 MOV E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0300Z SFC/FL120 S3644 W06935
- S3658 W06935 - S3648 W07124 - S3644 W06935

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0900Z SFC/FL120 S3639
W06944 - S3654 W06845 - S3711 W06856 - S3654
W06938 - S3649 W07119 - S3639 W06944

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1500Z SFC/FL120 S3650
W07123 - S3654 W06924 - S3715 W06803 - S3734
W06834 - S3703 W06943 - S3650 W07123

RMK: VA PLUME ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF STEAM WITH
INTERMITENT PUFF OF VA TL FL120. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200513/0345Z=

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