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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
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING VA EM

Tuesday Mar 12, 2019 18:00 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX22 at 17:53 UTC, 12/03/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190312/1751Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/252

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 12/1730Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL160 N1439 W09214 - N1429 W09052
- N1426 W09051 - N1358 W09137 -
N1439 W09214 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/2330Z SFC/FL160 N1510
W09207
- N1429 W09052 - N1425 W09050 - N1413 W09217 -
N1510 W09207

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 13/0530Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR:
13/1130Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONS VA EM OBS IN STLT IMAGERY MOV WSW
FM
SUMMIT FL160. NWP MODEL GUIDANCE AGREES WITH
TRAJECTORY. VEERING
WINDS T+6HRS. ...BOLL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190312/2345Z

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