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

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EMS

Friday Jan 12, 2018 13:15 PM |

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

FVXX23 at 13:06 UTC, 12/01/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180112/1302Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA?RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/014

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 12/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL125 N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346
- N0958 W08350 - N1001 W08352 - N1002 W08346 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1830Z SFC/FL125 N1002 W08346
- N1001 W08346 - N0958 W08350 - N1001 W08352 -
N1002 W08346

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0030Z SFC/FL125 N1002
W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N0958 W08352 - N1002
W08352 - N1002 W08346

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0630Z SFC/FL125 N1002
W08352 - N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N0959
W08352 - N1002 W08352

RMK: EMS WITH VA AND GASES EVIDENT IN LATEST
WEBCAM IMAGERY. VA NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY. VA
MOV SW THRU W OVER THE NEXT 18 HRS ACCORDING TO
NWP MODELS. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180112/1900Z

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Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on  8 Jan 2018
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Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 13 Dec 2017
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