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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
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Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM.

Tuesday Apr 04, 2017 13:30 PM |

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

FVXX20 at 13:25 UTC, 04/04/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170404/1323Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/117

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM.

OBS VA DTG:
04/1300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N1005 W08354 - N1001 W08346
- N0959
W08352 - N0959 W08359 - N1001 W08400 -
N1005 W08354 MOV W 10KT

FCST VA
CLD +6HR: 04/1900Z SFC/FL120 N1008 W08355
- N1001 W08346 - N1001
W08355 - N1007 W08402 -
N1008 W08355

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/0100Z
SFC/FL120 N1013
W08402 - N1006 W08347 - N1001 W08346 - N1002
W08353 -
N1005 W08402 - N1013 W08402

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0700Z SFC/FL120
N1007
W08404 - N1004 W08350 - N1001 W08346 - N0958
W08353 - N0958
W08402 - N1007 W08404

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. STLT IMAGERY SHOWS
VA
PLUME EXTD 10NM TO THE WNW OF THE SUMMIT BEFORE
BEING OBSC BY WX
CLDS. LITTLE CHG FCST OVER NXT
18 HRS. ...GAETANO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20170404/1930Z

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