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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
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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

Monday Nov 14, 2016 22:15 PM |

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

FVXX20 at 22:07 UTC, 14/11/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161114/2203Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/402

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 14/2115Z

OBS VA CLD: VA
NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL140 135/5KT

FCST VA
CLD +6HR: 15/0330Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/0930Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
15/1530Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. ALTHOUGH VA EM CANNOT BE
SEEN IN
STLT AND WEB CAM IMAGERY OVSICORI-UNA
RPTS ONGOING VA ACT WITH MOSTLY
GAS AND SOME VA
EMS. VA EMS WILL MOV PDMT SE BUT GIVEN THE LIGHT
AND
VRB WNDS MOV WILL VARY E THRU W. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED
BY 20161115/0400Z

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