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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: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Saturday Aug 31, 2019 03:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 15 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:55 UTC, 31/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190831/0300Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/228

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 31/0220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S3622 W07107 - S3625 W07106
- S3651 W07122 - S3650 W07123 - S3622 W07116 -
S3622 W07107 MOV N 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/0830Z SFC/FL130 S3617 W07111
- S3619 W07102 - S3626 W07101 - S3653 W07122 -
S3650 W07123 - S3617 W07111

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/1430Z SFC/FL130 S3616
W07102 - S3619 W07055 - S3629 W07102 - S3652
W07122 - S3652 W07124 - S3626 W07112 - S3616
W07102

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/2030Z SFC/FL130 S3615
W07055 - S3619 W07050 - S3630 W07058 - S3653
W07121 - S3650 W07124 - S3620 W07104 - S3615
W07055

RMK: VA PULSES MOV N ARE DETECTED ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS
INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190831/0900Z=

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Friday, Aug 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 . ... [more]
Friday, Aug 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 20 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 . ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019
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Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on 25 Aug 2019
Sunday, Aug 25, 2019
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