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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: erupting (4 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

Tuesday Sep 26, 2017 15:45 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 15:41 UTC, 26/09/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170926/1539Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA?RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/257

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 26/1415Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N1016 W08402 - N1002 W08344
- N1001 W08346 - N1013 W08405 - N1016 W08402 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 26/2030Z SFC/FL120 N1023 W08344
- N1001 W08344 - N1001 W08347 - N1023 W08349 -
N1023 W08344

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 27/0230Z SFC/FL120 N1027
W08341 - N1026 W08337 - N1001 W08343 - N1001
W08347 - N1027 W08341

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 27/0830Z SFC/FL120 N1023
W08347 - N1001 W08344 - N1001 W08346 - N1023
W08352 - N1023 W08347

RMK: VO RPRT NEW ERUPTION. STLT IMAGERY THRU
1415Z SHOWED EM EXT 20 NM NW OF THE SUMMIT BFR WX
CLD OBSC AREA AND ERUPTION BEGAN. MODEL FCST
WINDS SGL SHARP TURN TO N IN EM WI 6 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170926/2145Z

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