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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.

Thursday Jan 24, 2019 13:45 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX21 at 13:29 UTC, 24/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190124/1327Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/072

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 24/1300Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL160 N1435 W09115 - N1430 W09052
- N1426 W09052 - N1422
W09114 - N1435 W09115 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 24/1900Z
SFC/FL160 N1439 W09113
- N1429 W09052 - N1427 W09053 - N1427 W09117
-
N1439 W09113

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/0100Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA
CLD +18HR: 25/0700Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EMS EVIDENT IN STLT IMAGERY AND
IN VOLCAT
PROD. VA MOV W FROM SUMMIT. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190124/1930Z

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