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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 EMS.

Saturday Oct 22, 2016 05:15 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 05:12 UTC, 22/10/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161022/0510Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/293

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 22/0445Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1003 W08353 - N1002 W08346
- N1001 W08346 - N1000 W08353 - N1003 W08353 MOV
W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/1100Z SFC/FL150 N1003 W08353
- N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N1000 W08353 -
N1003 W08353

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/1700Z SFC/FL150 N1003
W08353 - N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N1000
W08353 - N1003 W08353

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/2300Z SFC/FL150 N1003
W08353 - N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N1000
W08353 - N1003 W08353

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. ONGOING EMS SEEN IN
WEBCAM BUT NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLDS. COMPOSITION AND FULL EXTENT OF EMS IS
UNCLEAR RESULTING IN LOW CONFIDENCE. LITTLE
CHANGE FCST OVER 18 HRS. ...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161022/1115Z

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