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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 12500 ft (3800 m)

Saturday Jan 19, 2019 22:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 19 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Turrialba volcano on 19 Jan 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12500 ft (3800 m) altitude or flight level 125 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 22:13 UTC, 19/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190119/2207Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/015

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 19/2145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL125 N1007 W08351 - N1002 W08345
- N1001 W08346 - N1004 W08353 - N1007 W08351 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/0400Z SFC/FL125 N1007 W08352
- N1002 W08345 - N1001 W08346 - N1004 W08354 -
N1007 W08352

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1000Z SFC/FL125 N1005
W08353 - N1003 W08345 - N1001 W08346 - N1001
W08355 - N1005 W08353

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/1600Z SFC/FL125 N1005
W08354 - N1003 W08345 - N1001 W08346 - N1001
W08355 - N1005 W08354

RMK: VA NOT DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO LOW
CLD NORTH AND WEST OF THE SUMMIT, BUT EM ARE CONS
IN WEB CAM. OBS VA BASED ON MODEL FCST WND, WHICH
SUGGEST LTLCG TO FUTURE EM. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190120/0400Z

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