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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(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Nevado del Ruiz Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM 15/0620Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Saturday Apr 25, 2020 07:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 07:23 UTC, 25/04/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200425/0721Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/079

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM 15/0620Z

OBS VA DTG: 25/0700Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N0459 W07542 - N0455 W07519
- N0453 W07519 - N0448 W07542 - N0459 W07542 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/1300Z SFC/FL200 N0455 W07519
- N0453 W07519 - N0443 W07540 - N0455 W07542 -
N0455 W07519

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1900Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/0100Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: DISCRETE VA EM OBS IN SAT IAMGERY MOV W 16
NM FM SUMMIT. FL WINDS FCST TO BECM WSW-LY THRU
T+6. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200425/1315Z

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