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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

Monday Nov 07, 2016 23:00 PM |

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

FVXX20 at 22:55 UTC, 07/11/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161107/2253Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/369

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EMS

OBS VA DTG: 07/2215Z

OBS VA
CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL130
030/5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0430Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1030Z

FCST VA
CLD +18HR: 08/1630Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE IS LOW. NO VA IS OBSERVED
IN
IMAGERY ALTHOUGH THERE ARE EXTENSIVE WX CLOUDS
PRESENT. WEB CAMERA
SHOWS CONTINUING VA EMS.
...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20161108/0500Z

Previous news
Steam and ash plume from Turrialba on 4 Nov 2016 (image: Arnon Rodríguez Campos via RSN / facebook)
Sunday, Nov 06, 2016
The volcano's activity has been fairly constant over the past weeks. It continues to erupt near-constant ash and steam plumes reaching up to 500-1000 m height and drifting into various directions (mostly to the west). ... [more]

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