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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: ONGOING EMS

Monday Feb 05, 2018 06:45 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 06:33 UTC, 05/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180205/0627Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/032

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS VOLCAT.
VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING EMS

OBS VA DTG: 05/0600Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL130 090/15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/1200Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/1800Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0000Z

RMK: WEB CAM SHOWS LGHT ASH EMS MAINLY AT SUMMIT
LEVEL DRIFTING W. MODELS SUGGEST WINDS ARE AT
15-20 KTS FM SUMMIT LVL TO FL130. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180205/1230Z

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