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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 EMISSIONS OBS VA DTG: 06/1135Z

Thursday Apr 06, 2017 13:00 PM |

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

FVAG02 at 12:50 UTC, 06/04/17 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170406/1200Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122
AREA: CHILE
SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2017/018
INFO SOURCE: GOES-13. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA.
AVIATION COLOR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS
OBS VA DTG: 06/1135Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE DATA
WIND FL100 310/25KT - FL120/140 300/30-35KT - FL160/240 285/40-50KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1730Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/2330Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0530Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. VA NOT DETECTABLE IN
THE FIRST VIS STLT IMAGE OF THE DAY. HOWEVER
WEBCAM REVEALS SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA OF RAPID
DISSIPATION. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170406/1800Z=

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]

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