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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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1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
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Explosive.
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Turrialba Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Friday Jan 18, 2019 23:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 18 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 18 Jan 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 23:25 UTC, 18/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190118/2316Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA_RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/011

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. WEB CAM. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 18/2300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N1007 W08352 - N1002 W08346
- N1000 W08346 - N1004 W08355 - N1007 W08352 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/0500Z SFC/FL120 N1008 W08351
- N1002 W08345 - N1000 W08347 - N1005 W08353 -
N1008 W08351

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/1100Z SFC/FL120 N1008
W08346 - N1001 W08344 - N1000 W08347 - N1008
W08349 - N1008 W08346

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/1700Z SFC/FL120 N1008
W08351 - N1002 W08344 - N0959 W08346 - N1004
W08355 - N1008 W08351

RMK: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO LOW WX
CLD BUT CAM SHOWED CONS EM. OBS VA BASED ON FCST
MODEL WNDS. LTLCG FCST. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190119/0515Z=

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