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Nevados de Chillán volcano
stratovolcano 3212 m / 10,538 ft
Central Chile, -36.86°S / -71.38°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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: ISOLATED PUFF OF VA to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Saturday Feb 15, 2020 09:00 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG02 at 08:51 UTC, 15/02/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200215/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: NEVADOS DE CHILLAN 357070
PSN: S3651 W07122

AREA: CHILE

SUMMIT ELEV: 10538 FT [3212 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/016

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: ISOLATED PUFF OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 15/0810Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S3634 W07016 - S3649 W07008
- S3651 W07047 - S3641 W07053 - S3634 W07016 MOV
E 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1400Z SFC/FL130 S3617 W06929
- S3634 W06911 - S3646 W06958 - S3629 W07007 -
S3617 W06929

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/2000Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/0200Z NO VA EXP

RMK: A PUFF EMISSION WAS DETECTED ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY AT 0810Z. NO ACTIVITY IS SEEN IN WEBCAM
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200215/1500Z=

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