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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: CONS EM

Wednesday Mar 07, 2018 21:30 PM |

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

FVXX23 at 21:28 UTC, 07/03/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180307/2123Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA_RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/090

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 07/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1017 W08401 - N1002 W08344
- N1001 W08346 - N1011 W08405 - N1017 W08401 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0300Z SFC/FL160 N1028 W08405
- N1002 W08341 - N0959 W08347 - N1022 W08420 -
N1028 W08405

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/0900Z SFC/FL160 N1032
W08359 - N1001 W08343 - N0959 W08347 - N1024
W08416 - N1032 W08359

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1500Z SFC/FL160 N1032
W08358 - N1002 W08341 - N0959 W08347 - N1029
W08408 - N1032 W08358

RMK: STLT IMAGERY SHOWED A PLUME OF VA EXT 20 NM
TO THE NW OF THE SUMMIT. LTLCG FCST. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180308/0330Z=

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