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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 EMISSION OF VA to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Friday Oct 04, 2019 14:30 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 15 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 14:23 UTC, 04/10/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191004/1430Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/352

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 04/1400Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S3553 W07057 - S3624 W07113
- S3649 W07119 - S3650 W07123 - S3559 W07125 -
S3553 W07057 MOV N 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/2000Z SFC/FL130 S3559 W07026
- S3600 W06952 - S3629 W07026 - S3650 W07122 -
S3616 W07059 - S3559 W07026

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/0200Z SFC/FL130 S3613
W06951 - S3633 W07011 - S3651 W07102 - S3650
W07123 - S3617 W07040 - S3613 W06951

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0800Z SFC/FL130 S3627
W07017 - S3629 W06951 - S3649 W07002 - S3650
W07122 - S3627 W07017

RMK: VA PLUME MOV NNE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY UNDER
CLEAR SKIES. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191004/2030Z=

Previous news
Friday, Oct 04, 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 10 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Oct 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Oct 03, 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, Oct 03, 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 S direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Oct 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 . ... [more]

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