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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 EMS to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Sat, 26 Sep 2020, 01:00
01:00 AM | 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 00:47 UTC, 26/09/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200926/0044Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/094

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 26/0010Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0459 W07531 - N0453 W07518
- N0451 W07518 - N0452 W07532 - N0459 W07531 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 26/0600Z SFC/FL190 N0501 W07532
- N0455 W07518 - N0451 W07518 - N0452 W07533 -
N0501 W07532

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 26/1200Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/1800Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA NOT DETECTED ON STLT BUT VONA RPRT NOTES
MINOR VA EMS MOVG WNW OF SUMMIT. NO CHG FCST TO
WINDS ALOFT NXT 6 HR. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200926/0645Z

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