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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: CONT VA EMS PSBL.

Wednesday Apr 03, 2019 20:30 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX21 at 20:25 UTC, 03/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190403/2023Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/346

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: CONT VA EMS PSBL.

OBS VA DTG: 03/2000Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL160 N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09052
- N1421 W09058 - N1424 W09059 -
N1428 W09052 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0200Z SFC/FL160 N1429
W09101
- N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1425 W09101 -
N1429 W09101

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 04/0800Z SFC/FL160 N1430
W09101 - N1428 W09052 - N1428
W09052 - N1426
W09101 - N1430 W09101

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1400Z
SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA NOT OBSD DUE TO WX CLD CVR OBSCG SUMMIT.

VA EMS PSBL BELOW WX CLD CVR. NWP MDLS FCST VA TO
MOV W BY T+6 AND
CONT MOVG W THRU T+12. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20190404/0230Z

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