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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 PUFFS OF VA to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Saturday Aug 31, 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 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 14:53 UTC, 31/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190831/1500Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/230

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 31/1430Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S3632 W07121 - S3634 W07108
- S3655 W07117 - S3654 W07127 - S3645 W07130 -
S3632 W07121 MOV NE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/2030Z SFC/FL130 S3623 W07106
- S3655 W07117 - S3654 W07127 - S3640 W07129 -
S3623 W07122 - S3623 W07106

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/0230Z SFC/FL130 S3621
W07127 - S3623 W07111 - S3655 W07117 - S3655
W07127 - S3642 W07131 - S3621 W07127

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/0830Z SFC/FL130 S3619
W07116 - S3622 W07101 - S3653 W07119 - S3652
W07128 - S3619 W07116

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NNE ARE BARELY SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190831/2100Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Aug 31, 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 15 kts in N direction. ... [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 . ... [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
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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