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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) 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.

Fuego volcano tours:
Volcanoes in the land of the Maya (15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
Guatemala Volcano Special (8-day volcano tour to Pacaya and Fuego, Guatemala)
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Wed, 16 Dec 2020, 15:45
15:45 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 5 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 15:29 UTC, 16/12/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201216/1526Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/501

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS. VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 16/1525Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1451 W09047 - N1429 W09053
- N1450 W09058 - N1451 W09047 MOV N 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/2130Z SFC/FL150 N1452 W09048
- N1428 W09053 - N1450 W09059 - N1452 W09048

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0330Z SFC/FL150 N1451
W09059 - N1451 W09047 - N1429 W09053 - N1451
W09059

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/0930Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONT LGT VA EMS OBS MOV N FM SUMMIT. VA FCST
TO CONT MOV N THRU T+12HRS BEFORE DISP. NWP
MODELS SHOW SOME VAR. FCST CONFIDENCE LOW.
...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20201216/2130Z

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