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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 AT 1100Z.

Sunday Apr 07, 2019 12:45 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX23 at 12:33 UTC, 07/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190407/1230Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/357

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM AT 1100Z.

OBS VA DTG: 07/1210Z

OBS VA CLD:
SFC/FL170 N1434 W09053 - N1433 W09050
- N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09053 -
N1434 W09053 MOV
N 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/1800Z SFC/FL170 N1435
W09053
- N1428 W09052 - N1428 W09053 - N1434 W09055 -
N1435 W09053

FCST
VA CLD +12HR: 08/0000Z SFC/FL170 N1435
W09053 - N1428 W09052 - N1428
W09052 - N1434
W09055 - N1435 W09053

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/0600Z
SFC/FL170 NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EM FIRST OBS ON 1100Z G16 RGB
COMPOSITE
STLT IMAGE. VA WAS MOVG N AND STARTING TO DISP BY
1200Z. MORE
ACT PSBL. NWP MDLS FCST LTLCG IN
WINDS THRU T+12. ...HOSLEY

NXT
ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190407/1830Z

Previous news
Friday, Apr 05, 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 . ... [more]
Friday, Apr 05, 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]
Thursday, Apr 04, 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]
Thursday, Apr 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Apr 03, 2019
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