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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: LGT VA AND GASES IN IMAGERY AND

Monday Mar 20, 2017 12:45 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 12:33 UTC, 20/03/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170320/1230Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/030

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. ECMWF
WINDS.
VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: LGT VA AND GASES IN
IMAGERY AND
WEBCAM.

OBS VA DTG: 20/1145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N0452
W07520 - N0452 W07517
- N0431 W07531 - N0441 W07537 - N0452 W07520
MOV
SW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1800Z SFC/FL200 N0453 W07519
- N0452
W07517 - N0428 W07534 - N0440 W07540 -
N0453 W07519

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
21/0000Z SFC/FL200 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0600Z NO ASH
EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. LGT VA SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY AND WEBCAM.
VA EXTDS ROUGHLY 20 NM SW OF
SUMMIT. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20170320/1830Z

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