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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: CONS VA EM

Tuesday Mar 28, 2017 15:00 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 14:50 UTC, 28/03/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170328/1447Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/096

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 28/1415Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL115 N1002 W08345 - N0958 W08339
- N0956 W08342 - N1001
W08346 - N1002 W08345 MOV
SE 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/2030Z SFC/FL115
N1002 W08345
- N0956 W08313 - N0948 W08315 - N1001 W08346 -
N1002
W08345

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/0230Z SFC/FL115 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 29/0830Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. CONS VA EM SEEN
IN
WEBCAM AND STLT EXTD APRX 7 NM FROM SUMMIT. LGT
WINDS ARE CAUSING
SOME FANNING TO THE S AND E.
DURATION OF ERUPTION MAY BE MORE THAN 6
HRS BASED
ON HISTORY. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20170328/2045Z

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