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Nevados de Chillán volcano
stratovolcano 3212 m / 10,538 ft
Central Chile, -36.86°S / -71.38°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Nevados de Chillán volcano eruptions:
2017, 2016, 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: VA REPORTED AT 1722Z OBS VA DTG: 28/1638

Wednesday Dec 28, 2016 18:30 PM |

Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 28 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 28 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG04 at 18:20 UTC, 28/12/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161228/1815Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122
AREA: CHILE
SUMMIT ELEV: 3212M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/025
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEB CAM - ARS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED AT 1722Z
OBS VA DTG: 28/1638
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
WINDS FL120 290/03KT - FL140 280/04KT - FL160 275/08KT
FCST VA CLD +06HR: 28/2238Z SFC/FL120 NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/0438Z SFC/FL120 NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/1038Z SFC/FL120 NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. ALTHOUGH A PILOT REPORTED VA CLD AT 1710Z
TOP FL100, THERE IS NO INDICATION OF VA BY SATELLITE IMAGERY. WEBCAM
SHOWED ONLY A SHORT PUFF.
WILL KEEP MONITORING AND IF NECESSARY NEW MESSAGE WILL BE ISSUED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Ash plume from Nevados de Chillán on 21 (?) Nov (image: @XimenaN8123 / twitter)
Sunday, Nov 20, 2016
The volcano remains restless. Sporadic gas and sometimes small ash emissions have resumed after two small explosions broke a week-long phase of silence on 18 November, SERNAGEOMIN reported in a special bulletin last week. ... [more]
Thursday, Nov 17, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Oct 28, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on  3 Oct 2016
Monday, Oct 03, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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