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

Sunday Mar 03, 2019 15:15 PM | 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:

FVXX22 at 15:04 UTC, 03/03/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190303/1502Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/218

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG:
03/1445Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1432 W09124 - N1428 W09053
- N1426
W09051 - N1411 W09123 - N1432 W09124 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
03/2100Z SFC/FL160 N1432 W09126
- N1428 W09053 - N1426 W09052 - N1411
W09124 -
N1432 W09126

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/0300Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/0900Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONTINUOUS VA EMS NOTED
IN STLT AND VOLCAT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM NOT UPDATING. VA STREAMING TO THE
W
OF SUMMIT. ...LEE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190303/2100Z

Previous news
Sunday, Mar 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Fuego volcano on  2 Mar 2019
Saturday, Mar 02, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Mar 02, 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 and is moving at 10-15 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Friday, Mar 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Mar 01, 2019
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 . ... [more]

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