Turrialba Volcano

Turrialba Volcano strikes again

Following days of a “normal” eruptive activity with steam and gasses, the Turrialba volcano stroke back this morning, spewing ash 3000 feet above the crater.   The 5:10 am eruption was the third since Wednesday night, according to the Observatorio Vulcanológico y Sismológico de Costa Rica (Ovsicori) – Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Watch the…

Turrialba Volcano Eruption

Turrialba Volcano new eruption

This past Saturday a new eruption of the Turrialba Volcano was reported by the Observatory on Volcanology and Seismology at the National University of Costa Rica. The outbreak happened a little before 2 p.m. during a clear, yet very windy, afternoon. The seismographic sensors of the OVSICORI began moving after 1:50 pm, at which time…