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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 RPRTD IN VONA to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Fri, 9 Oct 2020, 16:30
16:30 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX24 at 16:23 UTC, 09/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201009/1620Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/103

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VONA. NWP MODELS.
SERVICIO GEOLOGICO COLOMBIANO.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM RPRTD IN VONA

OBS VA DTG: 09/1600Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 N0500 W07539 - N0455 W07519
- N0451 W07518 - N0448 W07538 - N0500 W07539 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/2200Z SFC/FL210 N0457 W07546
- N0455 W07519 - N0452 W07520 - N0443 W07546 -
N0457 W07546

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0400Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1000Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA RPRTD BY SERVICIO GEOLOGICO COLOMBIANO IN
VONA. RPRT INDICATES VA TO 1000 M ABOVE SUMMIT
MOVG W WHICH AGREES WITH NWP. SLIGHT SIGNATURE
SEEN IN SAT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A WSW-LY MOV BY
T+6 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201009/2215Z

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