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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING LGT VA EM

Monday Jan 08, 2018 02:30 AM |

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

FVXX20 at 02:29 UTC, 08/01/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180108/0226Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/019

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING LGT VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 08/0200Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL150 N1429 W09107 - N1429 W09052
- N1427 W09052 - N1422
W09106 - N1429 W09107 MOV
W 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0800Z SFC/FL150
N1430 W09110
- N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1420 W09110 -
N1430
W09110

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1400Z SFC/FL150 N1430
W09110 - N1429
W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1420
W09110 - N1430 W09110

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
08/2000Z SFC/FL150 N1430
W09110 - N1428 W09052 - N1426 W09053 -
N1420
W09110 - N1430 W09110

RMK: LGT VA EM CONT TO MOV W-WARD AND EXT
11 NMI
FR SUMMIT. NWP MODEL GUIDANCE SHOW A CONT W-LY
MOV THROUGH T+18
HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180108/0830Z

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