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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: POSSIBLE VA EMS

Friday May 19, 2017 05:45 AM |

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

FVXX22 at 05:39 UTC, 19/05/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170519/0536Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/154

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSSIBLE VA
EMS

OBS VA DTG: 19/0515Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM
SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL160 225/5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1130Z


FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/1730Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/2330Z

RMK: T+0
CONFIDENCE IS LOW. VA EM NOT SEEN IN
STLT IMAGERY DUE TO CLDY COND.
WEB CAM SHOWS LGT
STEAM AND GAS EMS WITH A POSSIBILITY OF VA. BASED
ON
RECENT VA ACT THIS ADVISORY IS TO CONT. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20170519/1130Z

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Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 14 May 2017
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