Get our newsletter!
Check out the volcano tours offered by Volcano-Adventures!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours:
3-18 Jun: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11 Jun: Nyiragongo Lava Lake & Mountain Gorillas - DR Congo + Rwanda
8-23 Jul: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
10-14 Jul: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-24 Jul: Volcanoes in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
14-23 Jul: The Volcanoes of Ambrym - the Grand Traverse - Vanuatu (South Sea)
23 Jul - 8 Aug: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
24-28 Jul: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
24 Jul - 7 Aug: Volcanoes in the South Sea - Vanuatu (South Sea)
28 Jul - 6 Aug: The Volcanoes of Ambrym - the Grand Traverse - Vanuatu (South Sea)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
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)
Turrialba webcams / live data
Turrialba volcano books | Tours
Turrialba volcano eruptions:
1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images
 

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

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS ASH/STEAM EMISSIONS

Friday May 19, 2017 19:45 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 19:32 UTC, 19/05/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170519/1906Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070

PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA RICA-COSTA RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT
[3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/157

INFO SOURCE: GOES-13. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO
WEB CAMERA

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS ASH/STEAM EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG:
17/1810Z

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

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/0100Z SFC/FL160 NO VA
EXPECTED

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/0700Z SFC/FL160 NO VA EXPECTED

FCST VA
CLD +18HR: 20/1300Z SFC/FL160 NO VA EXPECTED

RMK: 557 WW FOR
WASHINGTON VAAC. ASH NOT VISIBLE ON LATEST METSAT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20170520/0130Z

Previous news
Friday, May 19, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

 
Subpages:
News
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: