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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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1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
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Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EM

Monday Oct 03, 2016 20:15 PM |

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on  3 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 3 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 20:10 UTC, 03/10/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161003/2008Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/226

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 03/1945Z

OBS VA
CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL150
225/5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0200Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0800Z

FCST
VA CLD +18HR: 04/1400Z

RMK: CONS VA EM TO BE SEEN IN WEBCAM
AND
APPEARS TO BE MOV NE IN AGREEMENT WITH MODEL
WINDS. VA NOT
DETECTABLE IN STLT DUE TO WX CLDS.
...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20161004/0215Z

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