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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SMALL VA EMISSION ARND 18/0515Z

Saturday Nov 18, 2017 06:30 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 06:27 UTC, 18/11/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171118/0624Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/282

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: SMALL VA EMISSION ARND
18/0515Z

OBS VA DTG: 18/0545Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1426 W09058 -
N1424 W09056
- N1420 W09100 - N1422 W09102 - N1426 W09058 MOV
SW 5KT


FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1200Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
18/1800Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0000Z NO ASH EXP

RMK:
DISCRETE AND LGT VA EM OBS IN STLT MOVG SW
FM SUMMIT AT 5KTS NEAR
FL150 QUICKLY BECOMING
DIFFUSE. FCSTD TO DISP WELL BEFORE
T+06HRS
...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171118/1230Z

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