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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 update

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS.

Sunday Nov 12, 2017 02:45 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 02:39 UTC, 12/11/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171112/0237Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/260

INFO SOURCE: NON-OPERATIONAL GOES-16. NWP
MODELS.
VOLCAT

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 12/0222Z

OBS
VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09120 - N1429 W09053
- N1427 W09053 - N1419
W09120 - N1431 W09120 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0830Z
SFC/FL150 N1432 W09128
- N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09053 - N1416 W09128
-
N1432 W09128

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1430Z SFC/FL150 N1430
W09128 -
N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1416
W09129 - N1430 W09128

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 12/2030Z SFC/FL150 N1429
W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1414 W09129 -
N1428
W09128 - N1429 W09053

RMK: INTERMITTENT VA EMS SEEN IN
NON-OPERATIONAL
GOES-16 RGB IMAGERY MOV TWD W. VA EXTDS 25 NMI
FR
SUMMIT. NWP MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS A W-WSW MOV
THRU T+18 HRS.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171112/0830Z

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