New series of eruptions of Turrialba Volcano

Volcanologists from the University of Costa Rica’s National Seismological Network (RSN) and Ovsicori reported a new series of eruptions of Turrialba Volcano that started this week.   The explosions have expelled ash and vapor more than 1 kilometer high above the crater and last an average of 10 minutes. RSN volcanologist Mauricio Mora said minutes before the…

Turrialba Volcano Eruption

A Turrialba Volcano strong eruption today

A Turrialba Volcano eruption of ash, gas and incandescent rocks occurred today 12th May at 1:18 a.m. local time (About two hours from San Jose City). The prevailing winds transported the ashes toward NW-SW.   Juan Santamaría International Airport remained open with normal operations on Thursday morning. In the case of the Tobías Bolaños Airport…