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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: RPRT OF NEW VA EMS to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wed, 19 Feb 2020, 15:00
15:00 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 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX24 at 14:45 UTC, 19/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200219/1443Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/028

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: RPRT OF NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 19/1420Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N0459 W07531 - N0455 W07519
- N0451 W07531 - N0459 W07531 MOV W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/2030Z SFC/FL200 N0459 W07531
- N0455 W07519 - N0451 W07531 - N0459 W07531

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/0230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: RPRT OF NEW VA EMS OBS. NWP MDLS SUGGEST VA
TO MOV W OF SUMMIT THRU T+6HRS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200219/2045Z

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