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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 WEAK EMISSIONS

Saturday May 23, 2020 12:30 PM | BY: VN

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

FVAG02 at 12:18 UTC, 23/05/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200523/1225Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/156

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC WEAK EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 23/1150Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STLT DATA
WINDS FL100 250/10KT - FL140 240/15KT - FL180
220/30KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/1800Z NOT AVBL

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/0000Z NOT AVBL

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/0600Z NOT AVBL

RMK: VA NOT SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY PARTIALLY HIDDEN
BY CIRRUS CLDS NEAR VOLCANO. IN HOURS PRIOR TO
THE EMISSION OF THE MESSAGE THE WEBCAM SHOWED
WEAK EMISSIONS OF VA NEAR SUMMIT. NOW WEBCAM NOT
AVAILABLE. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200523/1825Z=

Previous news
Ash emissions rising from the Nevados de Chillán's crater yesterday (image: @Sernageomin/twitter)
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
SERNAGEOMIN recorded an explosion at the volcano that generated a dense dark ash plume, which reached approx. 16,110 ft (4,912 m) altitude and drifted SE. ... [more]

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