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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING ACT

Wednesday Mar 21, 2018 19:45 PM |

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

FVXX22 at 19:42 UTC, 21/03/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180321/1940Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/268

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING ACT

OBS VA DTG: 21/1915Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09052
- N1410 W09120 - N1423 W09128 - N1429 W09052 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/0130Z SFC/FL160 N1429 W09052
- N1426 W09051 - N1406 W09122 - N1418 W09129 -
N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0730Z SFC/FL160 N1429
W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1402 W09123 - N1413
W09130 - N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/1330Z SFC/FL160 N1428
W09052 - N1426 W09051 - N1401 W09123 - N1411
W09129 - N1428 W09052

RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO CLD
CVR. T+0 IS BASED OFF T+6 AND MODEL GUIDNANCE.
MODELS KEEP A GENERAL SW MOV THROUGH T+18.
...WHISNANT

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180322/0145Z

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