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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: INTERMITTENT VA EMS

Sunday Feb 25, 2018 10:00 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 09:50 UTC, 25/02/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180225/0947Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/175

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 25/0930Z

OBS
VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1430 W09053 - N1426 W09052
- N1417 W09059 - N1422
W09101 - N1430 W09053 MOV
SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/1530Z SFC/FL150
N1420 W09056
- N1416 W09050 - N1407 W09058 - N1411 W09105 -
N1420
W09056

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/2130Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 26/0330Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: FREQUENT SMALL VA EMS OBS IN STLT MOVG
SW FM
SUMMIT AT 15KTS NEAR FL150. ...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20180225/1545Z

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