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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: ONGOING LGT VA EMS. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Thursday Apr 25, 2019 12:15 PM | 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 12:00 UTC, 25/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190425/1157Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/042

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP
MODELS.
ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING LGT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG:
25/1130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 N0456 W07519 - N0453 W07519
- N0438
W07542 - N0447 W07547 - N0456 W07519 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
25/1730Z SFC/FL210 N0456 W07518
- N0452 W07518 - N0438 W07547 - N0449
W07550 -
N0456 W07518

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/2330Z SFC/FL210
N0456
W07518 - N0452 W07518 - N0437 W07547 - N0449
W07550 - N0456
W07518

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/0530Z SFC/FL210 N0456
W07518 - N0453
W07518 - N0438 W07547 - N0449
W07550 - N0456 W07518

RMK: LGT VA EMS
SEEN IN VOLCANO CAM AND CONFIRMED
IN STLT IMAGERY MOV WSW AND EXTDG
OUT 35 NM FM
SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE INDICATES A CONT WSW-LY
MOV THRU
T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190425/1800Z

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