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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: LIGHT VA EM

Monday Mar 20, 2017 22:00 PM |

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 20 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 20 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 21:47 UTC, 20/03/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170320/2144Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/092

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: LIGHT VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 20/2130Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL120 090/10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/0330Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/0930Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/1530Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. LIGHT VA EM SEEN IN
WEBCAM BUT NOT IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX CLDS.
...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170321/0345ZL

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