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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: POSSIBLE ONGOING VA EMS

Thursday Nov 08, 2018 07:45 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 07:40 UTC, 08/11/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181108/0732Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/244

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSSIBLE ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 08/0715Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL125 45/10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1330Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1930Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0130Z

RMK: VA EM NOT SEEN IN STLT. HOWEVER, WEB CAM
SHOWS CONS EM WHICH MAY CONTAIN VA. GLOWING
HOTSPOT ALSO OBSD. ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181108/1330Z

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