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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS

Sunday Dec 09, 2018 07:45 AM |

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

FVXX21 at 07:42 UTC, 09/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181209/0740Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/722

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 09/0715Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL170 N1438 W09142 - N1430 W09053
- N1426 W09052 - N1350
W09127 - N1406 W09151 -
N1417 W09153 - N1438 W09142 MOV SW 10-15KT


FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1330Z SFC/FL170 N1442 W09153
- N1430 W09053 -
N1426 W09052 - N1343 W09141 -
N1402 W09207 - N1419 W09209 - N1442
W09153

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1930Z SFC/FL170 N1441
W09152 - N1429
W09053 - N1426 W09052 - N1344
W09141 - N1403 W09207 - N1419 W09208 -
N1441
W09152

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0130Z SFC/FL170 N1445
W09155 - N1429
W09053 - N1426 W09052 - N1344
W09145 - N1406 W09211 - N1425 W09211 -
N1445
W09155

RMK: FRQ VA EMS OBS IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SW FROM
SUMMIT. VA
FANS AND COVERS WIDE AREA AT FL170.
NWP MODELS AGREE WITH TRANSPORT.
LTL CHG FCST.
...BOLL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181209/1345Z

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