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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: ONGOING VA EMS

Wednesday Apr 04, 2018 02:15 AM |

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

FVXX22 at 02:13 UTC, 04/04/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180404/0206Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/123

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 04/0145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N1002 W08337 - N0958 W08337
- N1001 W08346 - N1002 W08337 MOV E 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0800Z SFC/FL130 N1003 W08335
- N0957 W08334 - N1001 W08346 - N1002 W08346 -
N1003 W08335

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/1400Z SFC/FL130 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/2000Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EXTD 6 NM E FM THE SUMMIT, BUT MIGHT EXTD
FURTHER DUE TO WX CLDS. LGT ASH IS OBS IN THE WEB
CAM. NWP MODEL SUGGESTS CONT E MOV THRU +6 HRS.
...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180404/0800Z

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