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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: NEW VA EM. to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Saturday Mar 14, 2020 17:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 16:49 UTC, 14/03/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200314/1646Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: RUIZ 351020
PSN: N0453 W07519

AREA: COLOMBIA

SUMMIT ELEV: 17457 FT [5321 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/059

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM.

OBS VA DTG: 14/1620Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 N0452 W07526 - N0451 W07518
- N0435 W07521 - N0435 W07528 - N0452 W07526 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/2230Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/0430Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/1030Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: NEW VA PUFF ALERTED BY VOLCAT AND SEEN IN IR
STLT IMAGERY. NOTHING NOTED IN WEB CAM DUE TO WX
CLDS. VA MOV SSW AND DOES NOT ALIGN WITH
RADIOSONDE WINDS. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200314/2245Z

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