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Nevado del Ruiz volcano
stratovolcano 5321 m / 17,457 ft
Colombia, 4.9°N / -75.32°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Nevado del Ruiz volcano eruptions:
2015-16 (ongoing), 2014-15, 2012-13, 1994 (?), 1985-91, 1984-85, 1916, 1845, 1833?, 1831, 1829, 1828, 1826(?), 1805, 1623, 1595, 1570, 1541(?)
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explosive
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Nevado del Ruiz Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS MOV NW to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sunday Mar 15, 2020 14:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 14:43 UTC, 15/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200315/1442Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/061

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS MOV NW

OBS VA DTG: 15/1400Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0504 W07535 - N0454 W07519
- N0452 W07519 - N0458 W07540 - N0504 W07535 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/2000Z SFC/FL190 N0505 W07541
- N0454 W07519 - N0453 W07519 - N0453 W07544 -
N0505 W07541

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/0200Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0800Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONT VA MOV NW UP TO 19NM FM THE SUMMIT. NWP
MDL INDICATES A NW TO W MOV THRU +6HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200315/2045Z

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