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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: NEW VA EMS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Thursday Jan 17, 2019 19:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 17 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on 17 Jan 2019
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 19:02 UTC, 17/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190117/1900Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/053

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG:
17/1830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1446 W09104 - N1430 W09055
- N1426
W09056 - N1438 W09111 - N1446 W09104 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
18/0030Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/0630Z NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/1230Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EMS EVIDENT IN VIS
STLT AND VOLCAT
IMAGERY. VA MOV TO NW OF SUMMIT. WEBCAM OBSCURED
BY WX
CLDS. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190118/0100Z

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