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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: CONT DISCRETE VA EMS.

Fri, 2 Mar 2018, 06:30
06:30 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX22 at 06:27 UTC, 02/03/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180302/0623Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/195

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT DISCRETE VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG:
02/0545Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1429 W09052 - N1427 W09052
- N1410
W09108 - N1419 W09114 - N1429 W09052 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
02/1200Z SFC/FL140 N1429 W09052
- N1426 W09052 - N1402 W09122 - N1414
W09129 -
N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/1800Z SFC/FL140
N1429
W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1407 W09133 - N1422
W09137 - N1429
W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0000Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

RMK: DISCRETE
VA EMS OBS BTN WX CLDS IN STLT
IMAGERY HDG SW AT FL140 MOV 15-20 KNTS.
FULL
EXTENT OF VA EMS UNKNOWN DUE TO WX CLD. ...BOLL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL
BE ISSUED BY 20180302/1230Z

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