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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 18500 ft (5600 m)

Sun, 18 Oct 2020, 12:00
12:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18500 ft (5600 m) altitude or flight level 185 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX24 at 11:48 UTC, 18/10/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201018/1145Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/111

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 18/1110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL185 N0501 W07526 - N0454
W07519 - N0453 W07519 - N0456 W07529 - N0501
W07526 MOV NW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1700Z SFC/FL185 N0502 W07527
- N0453 W07518 - N0453 W07519 - N0456 W07529 -
N0502 W07527

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/2300Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0500Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VONA RPRT OF VA EMS. WEBCAM SHOWS EMS CLRLY.
NWP MDL WINDS LGT/VRB SO VA DIR FM VONA RPRT.
...KONON

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201018/1745Z

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