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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:
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 PUFF EMISSION to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Friday Aug 09, 2019 15:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 00:24 UTC, 09/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190809/0025Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/183

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 08/2340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 S3632 W07142 - S3651 W07122
- S3636 W07146 - S3632 W07142 MOV NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0530Z SFC/FL160 S3626 W07140
- S3638 W07122 - S3651 W07121 - S3634 W07150 -
S3626 W07140

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1130Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1730Z NO VA EXP

RMK: A THIN VA PLUME IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
MOV NW. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC STEAM EMISSIONS AND
AN ISOLATED PUFF OF VA...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190809/0625Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
On 6 August ONEMI and SERNAGEOMIN reported that activity at the volcano’s Nicanor Crater increased in the previous few days, characterized by an increase in the size and occurrence of explosions. Specifically, there were 129 explosive events recorded since 3 August. ... [more]
Tuesday, Aug 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Aug 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Aug 05, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 . ... [more]
Sunday, Aug 04, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 100 ft (0 m) altitude or flight level 1 and is moving at 35 kts in E direction. ... [more]

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