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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 VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Saturday Oct 05, 2019 15:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 15:37 UTC, 05/10/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191005/1535Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/087

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 05 /1510Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N0457 W07544 - N0453 W07519
- N0452 W07519 - N0449 W07543 - N0457 W07544 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/2100Z SFC/FL200 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0300Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0900Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA IS LAST SEEN MOV W 24NM FM THE SUMMIT 3
HRS AGO, BUT IS CURRENTLY NOT OBS DUE TO WX CLDS.
FL IS DETERMINED FM VA MOV AND NWP MDL WND. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191005/2130Z

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