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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: NEW VA EM

Wednesday Sep 06, 2017 12:45 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 12:43 UTC, 06/09/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170906/1240Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA?RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/238

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16.
NWP MODELS. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 06/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1004 W08352 - N1002 W08346
- N1001 W08347 - N0959 W08351 - N1004 W08352 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1830Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0030Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0630Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EMS CAN BE SEEN IN WEB CAM AND GOES
VISIBLE IMAGERY. ASH PLUME DRIFTING TOWARDS THE
W. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170906/1845Z

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