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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: VA EMS OBS

Wednesday Dec 28, 2016 07:45 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 07:40 UTC, 28/12/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161228/0736Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1002 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/490

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 28/0645Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL125 090/20-25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/1300Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 28/1900Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/0100Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA EMS OBS IN VO
WEBCAMERA. GFS WINDS STEADY OUT OF E AT
20-25KTS. VA NOT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLDS ...FISER

NXTT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161228/1330Z

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