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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 updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM AT 1400Z

Monday Jun 18, 2018 15:30 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 15:18 UTC, 18/06/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180618/1512Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/451

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM AT 1400Z

OBS VA DTG: 18/1445Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL190 N1437 W09055 - N1437 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1427
W09054 - N1437 W09055 MOV
N 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/2100Z
SFC/FL190 N1446 W09050
- N1427 W09053 - N1427 W09053 - N1440 W09058
-
N1446 W09050

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0300Z SFC/FL190 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA
CLD +18HR: 19/0900Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA SIGNATURE OBS IN STLT IMAGERY
STARTING BTWN
1345Z AND 1400Z MOV N AND NNW. VA OBS TO 5 NM N
OF
SUMMIT. NWP MDLS SUGGEST LGT S TO N WINDS TO
CONTINUE THRU T+6HRS.
...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180618/2115Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Jun 11, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Jun 10, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Jun 08, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
The special bulletin about the new pyroclastic flow on Fuego yesterday
Wednesday, Jun 06, 2018
Another pyroclastic flow descended on the SE flank yesterday at 14:10 local time (5 June), following the same path (through the Las Lajas and El Jute drainages) as the catastrophic one on Sunday that claimed many lives. ... [more]

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