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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: ONGOING VA EMS

Wednesday Feb 07, 2018 22:45 PM |

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on  7 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 7 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 22:41 UTC, 07/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180207/2235Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/044

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 07/2215Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346
- N0956 W08353 - N1001 W08355 - N1002 W08346 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0430Z SFC/FL130 N1002 W08356
- N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N0957 W08356 -
N1002 W08356

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1030Z SFC/FL130 N1002
W08346 - N1001 W08346 - N0957 W08356 - N1002
W08356 - N1002 W08346

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1630Z SFC/FL130 NO ASH EXP

RMK: ONGOING VA EMS SEEN IN WEB CAM TO ARND 300 METERS
ABOVE SUMMIT. ALSO SEEN IN RGB IMAGERY MOV TWD
WSW BUT DECR IN INTENSITY. NWP MODEL GUIDANCE
INDICATES A CONT W-WARD MOV THROUGH T+12 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180208/0430Z

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Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on  5 Feb 2018
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