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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 to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thursday Apr 25, 2019 03:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 03:06 UTC, 25/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190425/0133Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/040

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 25/0110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210
N0454 W07520 - N0453 W07517
- N0431 W07520 - N0435 W07538 - N0454
W07520 MOV
SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0700Z SFC/FL210 N0453 W07520
-
N0452 W07517 - N0418 W07532 - N0432 W07559 -
N0453 W07520

FCST VA CLD
+12HR: 25/1300Z SFC/FL210 N0506
W07600 - N0453 W07518 - N0452 W07517 -
N0435
W07559 - N0506 W07600

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/1900Z SFC/FL210 NO
ASH EXP

RMK: VA SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SW FM SUMMIT
FL210. NWP MODEL
GUIDANCE SUGGEST VEERING WINDS
UP TO T+12 HRS. ...BOLL

NXT ADVISORY:
WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190425/0730Z

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