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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 EM

Saturday Apr 01, 2017 13:00 PM |

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

FVXX20 at 12:56 UTC, 01/04/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170401/1254Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/107

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 01/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1011 W08432 - N1006 W08402
- N1002 W08344 - N1000 W08346 - N1000 W08405 -
N1008 W08433 - N1011 W08432 MOV W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/1830Z SFC/FL140 N1022 W08501
- N1002 W08344 - N0958 W08346 - N1017 W08503 -
N1022 W08501

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/0030Z SFC/FL140 N1016
W08450 - N1005 W08344 - N0958 W08346 - N1008
W08451 - N1016 W08450

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/0630Z SFC/FL140 N1011
W08450 - N1005 W08346 - N0958 W08345 - N1002
W08450 - N1011 W08450

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. STLT IMAGERY SHOWED A
VA PLUME EXT 50 NM TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST OF THE
SUMMIT. LTL CHG FCST OVR NXT 18 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170401/1900Z

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Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017
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Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017
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