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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 ERUPTION SEEN IN WEBCAM

Wednesday Oct 26, 2016 23:15 PM |

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 26 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 26 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 23:05 UTC, 26/10/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161026/2303Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/315

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING
ERUPTION SEEN IN WEBCAM

OBS VA DTG: 26/2215Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160
N1006 W08347 - N1001 W08344
- N1000 W08349 - N1005 W08351 - N1006
W08347 MOV
NW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 27/0430Z SFC/FL160 N1007 W08347
-
N1000 W08344 - N1000 W08349 - N1007 W08352 -
N1007 W08347

FCST VA CLD
+12HR: 27/1030Z SFC/FL160 N1007
W08351 - N1002 W08344 - N1000 W08344 -
N1000
W08353 - N1007 W08351

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/1630Z SFC/FL160
N1007
W08350 - N1002 W08344 - N1001 W08344 - N1000
W08353 - N1007
W08350

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. A BREAK IN WX CLDS SHOW
VA EMS MOV
NW/N IN WEBCAM. MODEL WINDS ARE WEAK
AND VARIABLE FROM W TO NW/N. VA
CANNOT BE SEEN IN
STLT IMAGERY. ...MICHAEL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20161027/0500Z

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