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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: restless (2 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: EMS AT 11/2245Z

Tuesday Jul 11, 2017 22:15 PM |

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 11 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 11 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 22:07 UTC, 11/07/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170711/2205Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/181

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCANO
WEB
CAMERA. OVSICORI-UNA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: EMS AT 11/2245Z

OBS VA DTG:
11/2245Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS
SFC/FL125 090/5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0500Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
12/1100Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1700Z

RMK: NO VA IS OBSERVED IN WEBCAM
OR IMAGERY
ALTHOUGH THERE ARE THICK WX CLOUDS PRESENT.
OVSICORI-UNA
REPORTS VA TO 500M ABOVE CRATER.
...SCHWARTZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20170712/0400Z

Previous news
Friday, Jun 23, 2017
During 14-15 June gas emissions at Turrialba sometimes contained ash and rose no higher than 300 m above the crater. ... [more]

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