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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: NEW VA ERUPTION

Sunday Dec 09, 2018 14:15 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 14:11 UTC, 09/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181209/1403Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/312

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA ERUPTION

OBS VA DTG: 09/1330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1006 W08410 - N1003 W08345
- N0959 W08345 - N0956 W08411 - N1001 W08414 -
N1006 W08410 MOV W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1930Z SFC/FL160 N1006 W08421
- N1003 W08345 - N0958 W08344 - N0951 W08422 -
N0959 W08429 - N1006 W08421

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0130Z SFC/FL160 N1007
W08439 - N1005 W08417 - N0956 W08416 - N0950
W08433 - N0958 W08447 - N1007 W08439

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0730Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

RMK: NEW VA PLUME OBS IN STLT AND IN WEBCAM MOV W
FM SUMMIT AT 10-15KTS BLW FL160. ASH FCSTD TO
REMAIN MOV WESTWARD ...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181209/2000Z

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