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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: ONGOING VA EMS

Friday Sep 21, 2018 16:00 PM |

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

FVXX25 at 15:45 UTC, 21/09/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180921/1542Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/026

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 21/1515Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL220 N0524 W07613 - N0454 W07519
- N0452 W07520 - N0511
W07620 - N0524 W07613 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/2130Z
SFC/FL220 N0520 W07614
- N0453 W07519 - N0452 W07520 - N0504 W07622
-
N0520 W07614

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0330Z SFC/FL220 N0507
W07620 -
N0453 W07519 - N0452 W07520 - N0454
W07622 - N0507 W07620

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 22/0930Z SFC/FL220 N0507
W07620 - N0453 W07519 - N0453 W07519 -
N0454
W07623 - N0507 W07620

RMK: VA EXTENDS APPROX 60 NM WNW AWAY FM
SUMMIT.
WINDS EXPCD TO MOV MORE W THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY:
WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180921/2145Z

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