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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: VA EM AT ARND 1435Z

Monday Dec 17, 2018 15:45 PM |

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

FVXX23 at 15:32 UTC, 17/12/18 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181217/1529Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/753

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM AT ARND 1435Z

OBS VA DTG: 17/1500Z

OBS
VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09052
- N1417 W09105 - N1428
W09111 - N1429 W09053 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 17/2100Z
SFC/FL170 N1428 W09053
- N1427 W09052 - N1405 W09117 - N1416 W09123
-
N1428 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/0300Z SFC/FL170 N1427
W09052 -
N1426 W09052 - N1405 W09120 - N1417
W09127 - N1427 W09052

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 18/0900Z SFC/FL170 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VRY THIN VA OBS MOVG W-WSW
WHILE SLGTLY
THICKER VA EM FM BTWN 1430Z AND 1445Z OBS MOVG
WSW-SW. NWP
MDLS FCST LTLCG IN WINDS THRU
T+12HRS. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20181217/2130Z

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