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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: POSS VA EMS

Friday Apr 13, 2018 18:45 PM |

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

FVXX20 at 18:37 UTC, 13/04/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180413/1836Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/334

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 13/1800Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL150 N1428 W09052 - N1417 W09056
- N1420 W09101 - N1428 W09052
MOV SW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/0000Z SFC/FL150 N1429 W09053
- N1428
W09052 - N1414 W09057 - N1420 W09104 -
N1429 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR:
14/0600Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/1200Z NO ASH
EXP

RMK: VA IS EXPECTED IN THE AREA, BUT IS DIFFICULT
TO OBS DUE TO WX
CLDS. VA IS DRAWN BASED ON
PREVIOUS FCST. NWP WIND IS LT AND VARIABLE,
SO
LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST VA MOV ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20180414/0030Z

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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  8 Apr 2018
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