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Stratovolcano 3,763 m / 12,346 ft
Guatemala, 14.47°N / -90.88°W
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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 VA EMS OBS
Saturday Mar 10, 2018 13:00 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVXX22 at 12:54 UTC, 10/03/18 from KNES
PSN: N1428 W09052
SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
ADVISORY NR: 2018/233
INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. VOLCANO
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS OBS
OBS VA DTG: 10/1230Z
VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1431 W09053 - N1429 W09052
- N1408 W09127 - N1423
W09135 - N1431 W09053 MOV
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1830Z SFC/FL140
- N1429 W09052 - N1407 W09125 - N1420 W09135 -
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0030Z SFC/FL140 N1431
W09052 - N1428
W09051 - N1406 W09123 - N1419
W09133 - N1431 W09052
FCST VA CLD +18HR:
11/0630Z SFC/FL140 N1431
W09052 - N1429 W09052 - N1406 W09121 -
W09132 - N1431 W09052
RMK: CONT VA EMS OBS MOV W IN STLT
MODEL GUIDANCE SUGGEST CONT WINDS OUT OF THE E
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180310/1845Z
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