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Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA OBS to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Mon, 22 Aug 2022, 18:45
18:45 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 18:39 UTC, 22/08/22 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20220822/1837Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2022/671

INFO SOURCE: GOES-16. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA OBS

OBS VA DTG: 22/1820Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1439 W09106 - N1429 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1434 W09112 - N1439 W09106 MOV
NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0030Z SFC/FL140 N1438 W09110
- N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1432 W09113 -
N1438 W09110

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0630Z SFC/FL140 N1436
W09111 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1428
W09113 - N1436 W09111

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1230Z NO VA EXP

RMK: CONS VA PUFFS OBS MOV NW OF SUMMIT APRX 20
NM. FCST BASED ON NWP MODEL WINDS TURNING TO W
THRU T+12 HR. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20220823/0030Z

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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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