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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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Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS VA EMS. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Thursday Feb 07, 2019 01:45 AM | 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:

FVXX21 at 01:30 UTC, 07/02/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190207/0128Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/114

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. ASH3D. CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 07/0100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09052
- N1403 W09124 - N1419 W09129 - N1429 W09053 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0700Z SFC/FL160 N1429 W09053
- N1427 W09052 - N1410 W09126 - N1425 W09133 -
N1429 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1300Z SFC/FL160 N1429
W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1409 W09127 - N1425
W09133 - N1429 W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1900Z SFC/FL160 N1429
W09053 - N1427 W09052 - N1408 W09131 - N1425
W09134 - N1429 W09053

RMK: CONS VA EMS SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SW.
DARKNESS AND WX CLDS HAVE MADE IT DIFFICULT TO
SEE THE FURTHER EXTENT OF VA. MODEL GUIDANCE CONT
TO SHOW A SW MOV THRU T+18 HRS. ...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190207/0730Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Feb 06, 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 . ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  5 Feb 2019
Tuesday, Feb 05, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 05, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  4 Feb 2019
Monday, Feb 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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