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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: ONGOING VA EMS.

Sunday Dec 16, 2018 16:30 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 16:28 UTC, 16/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181216/1623Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA_RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/337

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 16/1600Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N1004 W08355 - N1002 W08346
- N1000 W08347 - N0957 W08354 - N1004 W08355 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/2200Z SFC/FL120 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0400Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/1000Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: INTERMITTENT SPURTS OF VA ALONG WITH WATER
VAPOR CAN BE SEEN IN WEBCAM. VA DRIFTING W FROM
SUMMIT. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181216/2230Z=

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