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Fuego volcano
Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Fuego volcano eruptions:
1581, 1585, 1586, 1587, 1614, 1617, 1620, 1623, 1629, 1679(?), 1685, 1686, 1689(?), 1699, 1702, 1705, 1706, 1709(?), 1710,1717,1730, 1732, 1737, 1751(?), 1765(?), 1773(?), 1799, 1826, 1829, 1850(?), 1852(?), 1855, 1856, 1857, 1860, 1861(?), 1867(?), 1880, 1896, 1932, 1944, 1949, 1953, 1955, 1957, 1962, 1963, 1966, 1967, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1977, 1987, 1999, 2002 - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.
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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano: sporadic emissions of volcanic ash

Thu, 20 Aug 2020, 13:45
13:45 PM | BY: VN
Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes.
The full report is as follows: INTMT VA EMS..

FVXX23 at 13:33 UTC, 20/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200820/1330Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/311

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTMT VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 20/1310Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1432 W09059 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1429 W09100 - N1432 W09059 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/1900Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09104
- N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09104 -
N1431 W09104

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/0100Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0700Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA EMS OBSD AT 1242Z AND 1306ZIN WEBCAM. VA
CLD OBSD IN G16 STLT IMAGERY. VA EXTDS 6 NMI WNW
OF SUMMIT. FL ESTD FM WEBCAM AND NWP MDLS, WHICH
FCST VA TO MOV DUE W BY T+6HRS. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200820/1930Z

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