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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: NEW VA EM.

Thursday Sep 20, 2018 04:45 AM |

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

FVXX25 at 04:39 UTC, 20/09/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180920/0437Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/020

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM.

OBS VA DTG: 20/0415Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL220 N0531 W07535 - N0516 W07521
- N0457 W07537 - N0504 W07548 -
N0531 W07535 MOV
NW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1030Z SFC/FL220 NO
ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1630Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
20/2230Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: A SMALL VA PUFF CAN BE SEEN IN VARIOUS
MODES
OF STLT IMAGERY. VA MOV NW SUMMIT AND EXPECTED TO
DISPERSE WITHIN
6 HRS. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180920/1030Z

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