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Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: FQT VA EMS SEEN IN WEBCAM. to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Wed, 2 Jun 2021, 08:15
08:15 AM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 08:06 UTC, 02/06/21 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210602/0803Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/494

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: FQT VA EMS SEEN IN WEBCAM.

OBS VA DTG: 02/0740Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1428 W09053 - N1427 W09052
- N1419 W09056 - N1423 W09102 - N1428 W09053 MOV
SW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1330Z SFC/FL150 N1428 W09053
- N1426 W09053 - N1416 W09111 - N1427 W09116 -
N1428 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/1930Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0130Z NO VA EXP

RMK: FQT VA EMS SEEN IN WEBCAM BUT DIFFICULT TO
SEE IN SAT IMAGERY. NWP GUIDANCE SHOWS A MORE WSW
MOV BY T+6 HRS. MOV AND HGT BASED ON SAT AND NWP.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210602/1400Z

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Wed, 2 Jun 2021, 06:00

Fuego volcano (Guatemala) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 2 June-8 June 2021 (Continuing Activity)

INSIVUMEH reported that 5-13 explosions per hour were recorded during 1-8 June at Fuego, generating ash plumes as high as 1.1 km above the crater rim. Shock waves often rattled buildings around the volcano. Ashfall was reported almost daily in several areas downwind, including Morelia (9 km SW), Panimaché I and II (8 km SW), Santa Sofía (12 km SW), El Porvenir (8 km ENE), Sangre de Cristo (8 km WSW), and San Pedro Yepocapa (8 km NW). ... Read all
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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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