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

Sat, 14 May 2022, 14:30
14:30 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 14:28 UTC, 14/05/22 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20220514/1426Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2022/485

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS OBS

OBS VA DTG: 14/1350Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1441 W09054 - N1440 W09046
- N1428 W09053 - N1441 W09054 MOV N 0KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/2000Z SFC/FL150 N1442 W09054
- N1441 W09045 - N1428 W09052 - N1442 W09054

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/0200Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/0800Z NO VA EXP

RMK: NEW VA EMS OBS MOV N IN STLT IMAGERY. VA
FCST TO CONT N MOV THRU T+6HRS BEFORE DISP. VO
ACT MODERATE. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20220514/2030Z

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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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