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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: VA EM OBSD to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Mar 04, 2020 00:15 AM | 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:

FVXX24 at 00:13 UTC, 04/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200304/0012Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/057

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM OBSD

OBS VA DTG: 03/2350Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N0501 W07540 - N0453 W07521
- N0451 W07520 - N0448 W07541 - N0501 W07540 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0600Z SFC/FL200 N0501 W07541
- N0453 W07522 - N0451 W07520 - N0448 W07541 -
N0501 W07541

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/1200Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1800Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLD SEEN ON STLT IMAGERY MOV W FM SUMMIT.
VA HEIGHT AND FRCST BASED ON IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200304/0615Z

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