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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 EMS.

Friday Oct 21, 2016 11:45 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 11:37 UTC, 21/10/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161021/1134Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/290

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 21/1115Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1007 W08353 - N1005 W08346
- N0959 W08344 - N0959 W08354 - N1007 W08353 MOV
W 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/1730Z SFC/FL140 N1008 W08356
- N1004 W08345 - N0959 W08344 - N0958 W08355 -
N1008 W08356

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/2330Z SFC/FL140 N1005
W08359 - N1005 W08345 - N0959 W08344 - N0959
W08358 - N1005 W08359

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/0530Z SFC/FL140 N1007
W08359 - N1004 W08345 - N0959 W08345 - N0958
W08358 - N1007 W08359

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. ONGOING VA EMS SEEN IN
WEBCAM BUT NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLDS. ...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161021/1730Z

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