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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: VA OBS 11/1855Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 11 Oct 2020, 19:45
19:45 PM | 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:

FVXX24 at 19:39 UTC, 11/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201011/1938Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/105

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS 11/1855Z

OBS VA DTG: 11/1910Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N0502 W07529 - N0456 W07520
- N0451 W07522 - N0456 W07533 - N0502 W07529 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0100Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/0700Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1300Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VO RPRT VA MOV TOWARDS WNW. VA NOT OBSERVED
IN STLT DUE TO WX CLD. OBS VA BASED ON NWP MODEL
GUIDANCE WITH LOW CONFIDENCE. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201012/0145Z

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