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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: VA EM to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Saturday Jan 12, 2019 17:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 17:20 UTC, 12/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190112/1718Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/031

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 12/1630Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1509 W09059 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09054 - N1508 W09113 - N1509 W09059 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/2230Z SFC/FL160 N1508 W09104
- N1428 W09052 - N1426 W09053 - N1507 W09114 -
N1508 W09104

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0430Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1030Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: DISCRETE VA EM MOV NNE AND EXTND APRX 45 NM
FROM SUMMIT AS DETECTED IN STLT. DIR AGREES WITH
MODEL WIND DATA. VA EM EXPECTED TO CONT MOV NNE
THRU FCST PERIOD ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190112/2315Z

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