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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: CONT VA CLD to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Wednesday Jan 23, 2019 06:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 10-15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX21 at 06:25 UTC, 23/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190123/0622Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/068

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA CLD

OBS VA DTG: 23/0600Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N1444 W09045 - N1443 W09038
- N1426 W09052 - N1427 W09054 - N1433 W09054 -
N1444 W09045 MOV NE 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/1200Z SFC/FL200 N1446 W09055
- N1446 W09044 - N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09055 -
N1446 W09055

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/1800Z SFC/FL200 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 24/0000Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA PLUME OBS IN STLT IMAGERY THRU 0500Z BFR
WX CLDS MOVED INTO THE AREA. VA WAS SEEN EXTDG NE
FM THE SUMMIT AND THEN CURVING MORE TO THE N. EST
FL200. ...RAMIREZ

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190123/1215Z

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