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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: VA EMS OBS IN VOLCANO WEB CAMERA

Friday Dec 09, 2016 16:15 PM |

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

FVXX24 at 15:59 UTC, 09/12/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161209/1557Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/449

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS OBS IN VOLCANO WEB
CAMERA

OBS VA DTG: 09/1515Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM
SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL125 090/0-5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/2130Z


FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0330Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0930Z

RMK: OVSICORI
RPRTS VA EMS CONFIRMED IN VOLCANO
WEB CAMERA. VA EMS NOT OBS IN STLT
IMAGERY DUE TO
WX CLDS. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20161209/2200Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
The volcano continues to be restless with intermittent mild eruptive phases. After 5 days of no visible activity, it restarted to emit low-energy plumes of gas, steam and ash yesterday. ... read all

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