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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: WEAK VA SIGNATURE OBS IN STLT IMAGERY

Tue, 30 Jan 2018, 16:00
16:00 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 15:57 UTC, 30/01/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180130/1556Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/075

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: WEAK VA SIGNATURE OBS IN STLT
IMAGERY

OBS
VA DTG: 30/1530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1430 W09055 - N1429 W09052
-
N1356 W09100 - N1404 W09120 - N1430 W09055 MOV
SW 25KT

FCST VA CLD
+6HR: 30/2130Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09055
- N1428 W09053 - N1359 W09116 -
N1416 W09129 -
N1431 W09055

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/0330Z SFC/FL150
N1431
W09054 - N1428 W09053 - N1408 W09127 - N1428
W09131 - N1431
W09054

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/0930Z SFC/FL150 N1431
W09053 - N1427
W09053 - N1410 W09131 - N1431
W09133 - N1431 W09053

RMK: WEAL VA
SIGNATURE OBS MOV SW FROM SUMMIT IN
STLT IMAGERY. NWP GUIDANCE SUGGEST
GEN WINDS FROM
THE E THROUGHOUT +18 ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20180130/2200Z

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