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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: VA EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Friday Mar 22, 2019 11:30 AM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX22 at 11:21 UTC, 22/03/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190322/1119Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/297

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 22/1100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09053 - N1428 W09050
- N1415 W09058 - N1421 W09107 - N1431 W09053 MOV
SW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/1700Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09053
- N1427 W09050 - N1416 W09100 - N1424 W09110 -
N1431 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/2300Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/0500Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: CONS VA EM SEEN IN STLT MOV SW EXTND APRX 15
NM FROM SUMMIT. DIR DOES NOT AGREE WITH MODELS.
VA EM EXPECTED TO MOV SW THRU FCST PERIOD BASED
ON RECENT ACT. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190322/1715Z

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