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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.

Wednesday Dec 05, 2018 07:30 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 07:24 UTC, 05/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181205/0721Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/704

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 05/0645Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL150 N1436 W09156 - N1429 W09052
- N1427 W09052 - N1419
W09149 - N1436 W09156 MOV
W 15-20KT SFC/FL170 N1451 W09123 - N1430
W09052 -
N1426 W09052 - N1440 W09132 - N1451 W09123 MOV NW
10-15KT

FCST
VA CLD +6HR: 05/1300Z SFC/FL170 N1442 W09135
- N1429 W09052 - N1426
W09051 - N1428 W09137 -
N1442 W09135

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/1900Z
SFC/FL170 N1429
W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1413 W09134 - N1429
W09142 -
N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0100Z SFC/FL170 N1429
W09053 -
N1427 W09051 - N1404 W09143 - N1421
W09150 - N1429 W09053

RMK: NEARLY
CONS VA EMS MOVG W WITH INTMT LARGER
AND HIGHER VA EMS MOVG WNW. NWP
MDLS FCST THIS
VRY WELL. T+6, T+12, AND T+18 FCSTS SHOW WINDS AT
FL150
AND FL170 TO BECOME PARALLEL AND SHIFT TO
OUT OF THE ENE. ...HOSLEY

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181205/1315Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Dec 04, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  3 Dec 2018
Monday, Dec 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Dec 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Dec 02, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  1 Dec 2018
Saturday, Dec 01, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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