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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: CONS EM

Wednesday Jul 12, 2017 13:00 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 12:49 UTC, 12/07/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170712/1248Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA
345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/184

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. EXPERIMENTAL GOES-16.
NWP
MODELS. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA. OVSICORI-UNA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS
EM

OBS VA DTG: 12/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N1005 W08339 - N1001
W08338
- N1001 W08344 - N1002 W08345 - N1005 W08339 MOV
E 10KT

FCST VA
CLD +6HR: 12/1830Z SFC/FL120 N1013 W08337
- N1011 W08332 - N1001
W08345 - N1003 W08347 -
N1013 W08337

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0030Z
SFC/FL120 N1016
W08348 - N1001 W08344 - N1001 W08347 - N1015
W08355 -
N1016 W08348

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0630Z SFC/FL120 N1016
W08355 -
N1002 W08343 - N1001 W08347 - N1013
W08359 - N1016 W08355

RMK: A PLUME
OF GASES AND PSBL LGT VA EXT 10 NMI
TO THE EAST-NORTHEAST OF THE
SUMMIT. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170712/1845Z

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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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