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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
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Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION BEGINNING 28/1130Z OBS VA DTG: 28/1200Z

Thursday Sep 28, 2017 12:45 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 12:36 UTC, 28/09/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170928/1228Z
VAAC: WASHINGTON
VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346
AREA: COSTA.RICA
SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2017/261
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16.
NWP MODELS. OVSICORI-UNA.
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION BEGINNING 28/1130Z
OBS VA DTG: 28/1200Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL130 045/5KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/1800Z
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 29/0000Z
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 29/0600Z
RMK: VO RPRT NEW ERUPTION BEGINNING AT 1130Z WITH
VA TO FL125 MOV SW. VA NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY
DUE TO WX CLD. MODEL FCST WINDS DO NOT AGREE WITH
THE OBS MOTION BUT MODEL WINDS ARE LITE AND VRBL.
...TURK
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170928/1830Z

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