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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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 EM.

Tuesday Jan 17, 2017 13:15 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 13:08 UTC, 17/01/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170117/1306Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/056

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EM.

OBS VA DTG:
17/1245Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N1004 W08346 - N1000 W08345
- N0958
W08359 - N1004 W08359 - N1004 W08346 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
17/1900Z SFC/FL120 N1004 W08345
- N1000 W08345 - N0958 W08402 - N1004
W08402 -
N1004 W08345

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/0100Z SFC/FL120 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/0700Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
FIRST VISIBLE IMAGERY
SHOWS EM EXTD ABT 10 NM TO THE W OF
SUMMIT.
WEBCAM SHOWS SOME VA ALONG WITH GASES AND
STEAM. MODELS CONT W
MOV THROUGH 12 HRS.
...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20170117/1900Z

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