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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 news & activity updates

Nevado del Ruiz volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EM ARND 05/0045Z

Sunday Mar 05, 2017 02:30 AM |

Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on  5 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 5 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 02:24 UTC, 05/03/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170305/0222Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/026

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: EM ARND 05/0045Z

OBS VA DTG: 05/0145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 N0509 W07533 - N0508 W07524
- N0458 W07525 - N0458 W07537 - N0509 W07533 MOV
NW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/0800Z SFC/FL250 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/1400Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/2000Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. STLT IMAGERY SHOWED AN
EM ARND 0045Z HAS RESULTED IN A PSBL VA CLD
CENTERED 17 NM NW OF THE SUMMIT AT 0145Z. A
THERMAL ANOMALY CONT AT THE SUMMIT. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170305/0815Z

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