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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 VA EMS

Thursday May 18, 2017 13:00 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 12:46 UTC, 18/05/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170518/1244Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/150

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG:
18/1145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1021 W08331 - N1014 W08322
- N1001
W08345 - N1002 W08346 - N1021 W08331 MOV
NE 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
18/1800Z SFC/FL160 N1038 W08323
- N1022 W08301 - N1001 W08345 - N1001
W08346 -
N1038 W08323

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0000Z SFC/FL160
N1038
W08323 - N1022 W08259 - N1001 W08346 - N1002
W08347 - N1038
W08323

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0600Z SFC/FL160 N1043
W08320 - N1025
W08251 - N1001 W08345 - N1001
W08347 - N1043 W08320

RMK: T+0
CONFIDENCE HIGH. VA MOV NE AND EXTENDS
25 NM. ...SANDUSKY

NXT ADVISORY:
WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170518/1845Z

Previous news
Monday, May 15, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 14 May 2017
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, May 12, 2017
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