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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: PSBL VA EMS ARND 04/2245Z

Monday Dec 05, 2016 01:15 AM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  5 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 5 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 01:03 UTC, 05/12/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161205/0101Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/231

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EMS ARND 04/2245Z

OBS VA DTG: 05/0045Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL190 N1453 W09058 - N1452 W09048
- N1426 W09051 - N1427
W09055 - N1453 W09058 MOV
N 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/0700Z
SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/1300Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 05/1900Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. PSBL VA EMS SEEN
IN STLT
IMAGERY AFTER HOTSPOT APPEARED ON IMAGERY. MODEL
WINDS SHOW
POTENTIAL VA MOV N ARND 15-20 KTS. AT
05/0045Z A 2ND HOTSPOT APPEARED
ON IMAGERY.
...MICHAEL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161205/0700Z

Previous news
Heat signal from Fuego volcano showing the rythmic pattern of so far 15 paroxysms in 2016 (MIROVA)
Monday, Nov 28, 2016
The volcano follows its remarkable cycle of paroxysms (intense eruptive phase with lava fountains and rapid lava flow effusion) at regular intervals of approx. 3-4 weeks. ... [more]
Monday, Nov 21, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 20, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Nov 18, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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