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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: NEW VA EM

Thursday Nov 30, 2017 03:00 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 02:53 UTC, 30/11/17 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171130/0251Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/318

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 30/0215Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1430 W09053 - N1426 W09052
- N1420 W09105 - N1430 W09113 - N1430 W09053 MOV
W 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/0830Z SFC/FL150 N1432 W09129
- N1429 W09053 - N1426 W09053 - N1419 W09128 -
N1432 W09129

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/1430Z SFC/FL150 N1432
W09129 - N1430 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1419
W09129 - N1432 W09129

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/2030Z SFC/FL150 N1432
W09129 - N1430 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1419
W09129 - N1432 W09129

RMK: DISCRETE EXPLOSIONS WITH VA EM SEEN IN
WEBCAM AND VA DETECTED IN STLT. VA EXTND APRX 16
NM W OF SUMMIT. MODELS INDICATE LOW WINDS AFTER 6
HRS AND FCST VA DIRECTION IS UNCERTAIN. WILL
REVISE VA DIRECTION AS NEEDED. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171130/0845Z

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