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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: CONTD INTMT VA EMS

Monday Dec 03, 2018 04:45 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 04:30 UTC, 03/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181203/0428Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/695

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTD INTMT VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 03/0400Z

OBS
VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1502 W09144 - N1443 W09120
- N1430 W09052 - N1427
W09053 - N1429 W09129 -
N1453 W09157 - N1502 W09144 MOV NW 15-20KT


FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/1000Z SFC/FL160 N1505 W09200
- N1430 W09052 -
N1428 W09052 - N1447 W09209 -
N1505 W09200

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/1600Z
SFC/FL160 N1451
W09217 - N1430 W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1435
W09219 -
N1451 W09217

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/2200Z SFC/FL160 N1430
W09216 -
N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09052 - N1413
W09213 - N1430 W09216

RMK: INTMT
MOD VA EMS OBS ARND 0100Z AND 0330Z.
VA MOVG ENE, BUT FCST TO BEGIN
MOVG DUE W AND
THEN WSW BY T+18. CNFDC IS HIGH IN FCST. ...HOSLEY

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181203/1030Z

Previous news
Sunday, Dec 02, 2018
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Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  1 Dec 2018
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