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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: NR CONS EM to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Wednesday Jan 30, 2019 17:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 16:56 UTC, 30/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190130/1655Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/085

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: NR CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 30/1630Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1441 W09049 - N1440 W09044
- N1428 W09052 - N1429 W09054 - N1441 W09049 MOV
NE 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/2230Z SFC/FL140 N1442 W09048
- N1438 W09042 - N1427 W09052 - N1429 W09054 -
N1442 W09048

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/0430Z SFC/FL140 N1441
W09046 - N1437 W09041 - N1427 W09052 - N1429
W09054 - N1441 W09046

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/1030Z SFC/FL140 N1438
W09038 - N1431 W09037 - N1427 W09053 - N1430
W09053 - N1438 W09038

RMK: FAINT DIFFUSE PLUME WITH PSBL LGT VA EXT 10
NM NNE OF THE SUMMIT. WINDS FCST TO VEER OVR NXT
18 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190130/2300Z

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