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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: erupting (4 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 LGT VA EMS to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sunday Jan 06, 2019 20:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX24 at 20:07 UTC, 06/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190106/2000Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/003

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS LGT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 06/1930Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1002 W08346 - N1001 W08346
- N0958 W08352 - N1001 W08353 - N1002 W08346 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0130Z SFC/FL140 N1002 W08346
- N1001 W08345 - N0958 W08353 - N1002 W08355 -
N1002 W08346

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0730Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA IS SEEN IN RGB IMAGERY AND IN WEB CAM.
DIR AND HGT OF VA BASED ON WEB CAM. MODEL
GUIDANCE INDICATES VA TO BE A LITTLE LOWER IN HGT
THAN WHAT IS SEEN IN WEB CAM. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190107/0200Z

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