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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)
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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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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: VA EMS OBS AT 1230Z

Thursday Aug 25, 2016 14:30 PM |

Ash plume from an explosion at Fuego this morning
Ash plume from an explosion at Fuego this morning
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX24 at 13:59 UTC, 25/08/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160825/1357Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/162

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. NAM WINDS.


ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMS OBS AT 1230Z

OBS VA DTG: 25/1345Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL190 N1434 W09113 - N1432 W09106
- N1421 W09112 - N1423 W09120 -
N1434 W09113 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/2000Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 26/0200Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/0800Z
NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA CLD OBS AT 1230Z 16 NM FROM THE SUMMIT
MOV W AROUND
10-15 KTS. ...MICHAEL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20160825/2000Z

Previous news
Monday, Aug 22, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Ash plume from an explosion at Fuego (INSIVUMEH webcam image)
Saturday, Aug 20, 2016
The volcano is currently in normal strombolian activity with intermittent explosions that generate small ash puffs. ... [more]
Friday, Aug 19, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 18, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Ash plume from Fuego yesterday morning with lava fountains
Saturday, Jul 30, 2016
The paroxysm at Fuego, which had reached its peak phase during the night of Thu-Fri (28-29 July) has ended. Starting from the early afternoon yesterday (local time), activity gradually decreased and the volcano's activity has by now returned to intermittent smaller strombolian explosions. ... [more]

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