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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, 17 Oct 2020, 11:45
11:45 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:

FVXX24 at 11:31 UTC, 17/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201017/1128Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/109

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. VONA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 17/1100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0503 W07529 - N0453 W07517
- N0453 W07520 - N0456 W07532 - N0503 W07529 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/1700Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/2300Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/0500Z NO VA EXP

RMK: MINOR VA EMS NOTED PER VONA RPRT. VA NOT
DETECTED ON STLT DUE TO WIDESPREAD WX CLDS IN
AREA. VA MVMNT IN VONA DOES NOT MATCH NWP MDL
WINDS. ...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201017/1730Z

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