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Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTG VA EMS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Tue, 11 May 2021, 07:45
07:45 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX24 at 07:40 UTC, 11/05/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210511/0738Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/420

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTG VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 11/0720Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1434 W09131 - N1429 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1425 W09130 - N1434 W09131 MOV
W 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/1330Z SFC/FL160 N1431 W09131
- N1429 W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1423 W09131 -
N1431 W09131

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/1930Z SFC/FL160 N1432
W09131 - N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09052 - N1423
W09131 - N1432 W09131

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/0130Z SFC/FL160 N1431
W09131 - N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1422
W09131 - N1431 W09131

RMK: CONT VA PLUME OBS EXT UP TO 40 NM W FM
SUMMIT. OBS VA FL BASED ON NWP MDLS. LTLCG FCST
IN FL WINDS THRU T+18 HRS. ...CLARK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210511/1345Z

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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.

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