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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS VA EMS CONT. to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Friday Apr 26, 2019 21:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 26 Apr 2019
Satellite image of Nevado del Ruiz volcano on 26 Apr 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 21:12 UTC, 26/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190426/2110Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ
351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/048

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA EMS CONT.

OBS VA DTG:
26/2030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 N0459 W07538 - N0454 W07519
- N0453
W07519 - N0449 W07537 - N0459 W07538 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
27/0230Z SFC/FL220 N0501 W07540
- N0454 W07519 - N0453 W07519 - N0449
W07538 -
N0501 W07540

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 27/0830Z SFC/FL220 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/1430Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY AND WEB CAM
DUE TO WX CLDS. MODEL GUIDANCE INDICATES A
W-WARD
MOV TO CONT THRU T+6. FCST BASED ON MODEL
GUIDANCE. ...KIBLER

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190427/0315Z

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