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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(?)
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explosive
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Nevado del Ruiz volcano news & activity updates

Nevado del Ruiz Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EMS OBSD to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Thursday Apr 18, 2019 09:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 08:49 UTC, 18/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190418/0847Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/026

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: EMS OBSD

OBS VA DTG: 18/0810Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0449 W07521 - N0447 W07516
- N0412 W07505 - N0411 W07535 - N0449 W07521 MOV
S 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1400Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/2000Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0200Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONS EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV S AWAY FM
SUMMIT. EMS MAY CONTAIN VA . ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190418/1445Z

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Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019
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