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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: ONGOING VA EMS

Monday Dec 03, 2018 22:15 PM |

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  3 Dec 2018
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 3 Dec 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX21 at 21:59 UTC, 03/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181203/2156Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/698

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 03/2130Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1429 W09053 - N1427 W09053
- N1420 W09109 - N1429
W09110 - N1429 W09053 MOV
W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0330Z
SFC/FL170 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0930Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 04/1530Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: SMALL VA PLUME SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY
MOV WSW.
ACT HAS BEEN DCRG OVER THE LAST FEW HRS FM THIS
MORNING. NWP
MODEL GUIDANCE MATCHES WELL WITH
WHAT IS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY. INCR
IN ACT IS
POSS BASED ON RECENT...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED
BY 20181204/0400Z

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