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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 news & activity updates

Nevado del Ruiz Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CLD RPTD IN SIGMET 01/0012Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sat, 1 Aug 2020, 01:15
01:15 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:

FVXX21 at 01:01 UTC, 01/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200801/0059Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/086

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. BOGOTA MWO. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD RPTD IN SIGMET 01/0012Z

OBS VA DTG: 01/0040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N0505 W07525 - N0454 W07518
- N0453 W07519 - N0459 W07531 - N0505 W07525 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/0630Z SFC/FL200 N0501 W07530
- N0454 W07518 - N0453 W07519 - N0453 W07533 -
N0501 W07530

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/1230Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/1830Z NO VA EXP

RMK: MWO RPTS VA CLD MOV NW FM SUMMIT. VA NOT OBS
IN SAT IMAGERY. OBS VA AREA ESTD FM NWP MDLS.
...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200801/0700Z

Previous news
Wed, 22 Jul 2020, 08:41
Nevado del Ruiz volcano yesterday (image: INGEOMINAS)
On 21 July at 09:50 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded an explosion at the volcano that generated an ash plume, which reached approx. 20,000 ft (6,100 m) altitude and drifted W. ... read all
Fri, 1 May 2020, 10:36
Emissions of gas and steam from Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 29 April (image: INGEOMINAS)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 20,000 ft (6,100 m) altitude and drifted W. read all
 

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