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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Turrialba volcano eruptions:
1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING EM.

Tuesday Sep 20, 2016 10:00 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 09:57 UTC, 20/09/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160920/0955Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/179

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO
WEB
CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EM.

OBS VA DTG: 20/0915Z

OBS VA
CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL120
090/10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1530Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/2130Z

FCST
VA CLD +18HR: 21/0330Z

RMK: VA EM NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO
CLD
COVER. HOWEVER VA EM OBSD IN WEB CAM 500 M
ABOVE THE SUMMIT. MODEL
SUGGEST WINDS MOV W AT 10
KTS. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20160920/1600Z

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