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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

Sunday Sep 02, 2018 01:15 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 01:10 UTC, 02/09/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180902/0108Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/010

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 02/0030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 N0506 W07542 - N0505 W07531
- N0502 W07532 - N0501 W07542 - N0506 W07542 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/0630Z SFC/FL240 N0506 W07719
- N0505 W07707 - N0501 W07707 - N0500 W07718 -
N0506 W07719

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/1230Z SFC/FL240 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/1830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: A PATCH OF VA IS LOCATED 28 NM WNW FM THE
SUMMIT. NWP MODEL INDICATES CONT W MOV THRU +6
HRS. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180902/0715Z

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