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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)

Thursday Apr 25, 2019 10:30 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:

FVXX20 at 10:16 UTC, 25/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190425/1008Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/385

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 25/0950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150
N1431 W09055 - N1428 W09052
- N1422 W09108 - N1428 W09110 - N1431
W09055 MOV
SW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/1600Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09054
-
N1428 W09052 - N1413 W09113 - N1419 W09118 -
N1431 W09054

FCST VA CLD
+12HR: 25/2200Z SFC/FL150 N1431
W09055 - N1428 W09052 - N1412 W09114 -
N1419
W09119 - N1431 W09055

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/0400Z SFC/FL150
N1431
W09054 - N1428 W09052 - N1414 W09115 - N1421
W09119 - N1431
W09054

RMK: DISCRETE VA EM CONT MOV WSW AND EXTND 15 NM
FROM SUMMIT.
VA ACT EXPECTED TO CONT BASED ON
RECENT HISTORY AND VA TO KEEP MOV SW
THRU FCST
PERIOD BASED ON MODELS. ...VELASCO

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE
ISSUED BY 20190425/1615Z

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