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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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Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EMS

Sunday Dec 09, 2018 19:45 PM |

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

FVXX21 at 19:38 UTC, 09/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181209/1935Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/724

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 09/1745Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL150 N1449 W09216 - N1429 W09052
- N1352 W09138 - N1429
W09235 - N1449 W09216 MOV
W 10-15KT SFC/FL190 N1503 W09145 - N1430
W09052 -
N1429 W09155 - N1503 W09145 MOV W 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
10/0000Z SFC/FL150 N1449 W09216
- N1429 W09053 - N1352 W09137 - N1430
W09235 -
N1449 W09216 SFC/FL190 N1504 W09145 - N1430
W09052 - N1429
W09155 - N1504 W09145

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0600Z SFC/FL150
N1449
W09216 - N1429 W09052 - N1352 W09137 - N1429
W09235 - N1449
W09216 SFC/FL190 N1504 W09145 -
N1429 W09052 - N1429 W09155 - N1504
W09145

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1200Z SFC/FL150 N1449
W09216 - N1429
W09052 - N1352 W09137 - N1429
W09235 - N1449 W09216 SFC/FL190 N1504
W09145 -
N1429 W09052 - N1429 W09155 - N1504 W09145

RMK: ONGOING VA
EMS MOV W TO WNW IN STLT IMAGERY.
NWP MDLS INDICATE LTLCG THRU
T+18HRS. VO ACT
REMAINS HIGH. ...FISHER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED
BY 20181210/0130Z

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