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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 15/0740Z to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Thu, 15 Oct 2020, 09:00
09:00 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:

FVXX20 at 08:51 UTC, 15/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201015/0850Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/107

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM 15/0740Z

OBS VA DTG: 15/0830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0458 W07533 - N0454 W07519
- N0453 W07519 - N0452 W07534 - N0458 W07533 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/1430Z SFC/FL190 N0501 W07540
- N0455 W07519 - N0452 W07519 - N0452 W07541 -
N0501 W07540

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/2030Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0230Z NO VA EXP

RMK: DISCRETE VA EM OBS MOV W 10 NM FM SUMMIT.
OBS VA FL ESTD FM NWP MDLS AND VOLCAT ALERT.
CONTD W-LY MVMT EXP THRU T+6. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201015/1445Z

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