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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:
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: STRONG PUFF EMISSION OF VA

Monday Apr 03, 2017 16:30 PM |

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

FVAG02 at 16:16 UTC, 03/04/17 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170403/1600Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/016

INFO SOURCE: GOES-13. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: YELLOW

ERUPTION DETAILS: STRONG PUFF EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 03/1445Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA
WINDS FL100 295/15KT - FL120 285/20KT - FL140
285/25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/2100Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0300Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/0900Z

RMK: T+O CONFIDENCE LOW. THERE IS NO SATELLITE
IMAGE AVAILABLE SINCE FROM THE TIME OF THE
ERUPTION UP UNTIL NOW. WEBCAM SHOWS STRONG PUFF
EMISSION TL FL160, MOV E. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170403/2200Z=

Previous news
Fist ash emission from Nevados de Chillan on 1 April 2017 (image: Sernageomin via Culture Volcan)
Sunday, Apr 02, 2017
The volcano continues to produce infrequent explosions, probably phreatic in nature, from time to time. After two weeks of quiet, new ash emissions occurred in two pulses from the volcano yesterday morning. ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 16, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Ash emission at Nevados de Chillán on 7 March 2017
Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017
A series of new, moderately sized ash emissions occurred from the volcano yesterday (7 Mar 2017), showing that it remains in a restless state. ... [more]

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