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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: VA CLD CONTD SEEN IN SAT. to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Thursday Feb 06, 2020 06:15 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:

FVXX20 at 06:08 UTC, 06/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200206/0605Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/016

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CLD CONTD SEEN IN SAT.

OBS VA DTG: 06/0540Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N0456 W07538 - N0454 W07519
- N0452 W07519 - N0450 W07538 - N0456 W07538 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1130Z SFC/FL190 N0457 W07541
- N0454 W07519 - N0452 W07519 - N0449 W07541 -
N0457 W07541

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1730Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/2330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLD SEEN IN SAT IMAGERY MOV W EXTG 30 NM
FM SUMMIT. MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS CONT W-LY MOVG
THRU T+6 HRS. HGT AND MOV BASED ON SAT AND NWP.
...LING

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200206/1200Z

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