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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: PSBL VA EMS

Wednesday Feb 14, 2018 05:15 AM |

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

FVXX23 at 05:08 UTC, 14/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180214/0506Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/124

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EMS

OBS VA DTG:
14/0445Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09052
- N1422
W09107 - N1429 W09108 - N1429 W09052 MOV
W 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
14/1100Z SFC/FL150 N1430 W09052
- N1426 W09051 - N1419 W09111 - N1429
W09114 -
N1430 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/1700Z SFC/FL150
N1429
W09051 - N1426 W09051 - N1417 W09113 - N1428
W09117 - N1429
W09051

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/2300Z SFC/FL150 N1431
W09119 - N1430
W09051 - N1426 W09051 - N1419
W09118 - N1431 W09119

RMK: PSBL VA EMS
ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV W
AND EXTD ABT 18 NMI FM SUMMIT. MODELS
KEEP A
GENERAL W MOV THROUGH T+18 AT FL150. ...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY:
WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180214/1100Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 12 Feb 2018
Monday, Feb 12, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Feb 10, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Feb 09, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Heat signal from Fuego (MIROVA)
Friday, Feb 09, 2018
One week after the most recent paroxysm of the volcano, it's activity seems to be picking up again, judging from increased heat emission signals and strong seismic signals, probably related to rockfalls. ... [more]

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