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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)

Sunday Sep 01, 2019 21:00 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 25 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 20:52 UTC, 01/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190901/2100Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/235

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 01/2030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S3608 W07053 - S3614 W07040
- S3650 W07111 - S3653 W07123 - S3642 W07121 -
S3608 W07053 MOV NE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/0230Z SFC/FL130 S3605 W07055
- S3615 W07033 - S3646 W07113 - S3652 W07122 -
S3639 W07126 - S3605 W07055

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/0830Z SFC/FL130 S3618
W07100 - S3625 W07043 - S3651 W07111 - S3653
W07122 - S3646 W07125 - S3618 W07100

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/1430Z SFC/FL130 S3621
W07101 - S3630 W07048 - S3652 W07109 - S3653
W07121 - S3646 W07125 - S3621 W07101

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NNE ARE BARELY SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC
PUFFS EMISSION. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190902/0300Z=

Previous news
Sunday, Sep 01, 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 25 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Nevados de Chillán volcano on  1 Sep 2019
Sunday, Sep 01, 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 25 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
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 20 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
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]

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