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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: 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

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Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 14 May 2017
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