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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: OCNL EM to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Friday Apr 26, 2019 06:15 AM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 05:59 UTC, 26/04/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190426/0557Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/389

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


ERUPTION DETAILS: OCNL EM

OBS VA DTG: 26/0530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160
N1436 W09109 - N1429 W09052
- N1426 W09053 - N1433 W09111 - N1436
W09109 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 26/1130Z SFC/FL160 N1434 W09112
-
N1429 W09052 - N1426 W09052 - N1428 W09113 -
N1434 W09112

FCST VA CLD
+12HR: 26/1730Z SFC/FL160 N1430
W09052 - N1427 W09050 - N1410 W09113 -
N1414
W09117 - N1430 W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/2330Z SFC/FL160
N1431
W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1419 W09119 - N1426
W09122 - N1431
W09052

RMK: STLT IMAGERY SHOWED VA EXT 16 NM WNW OF THE
SUMMIT. LTLCG
FCST OVR NXT 6 HRS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY
20190426/1200Z

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