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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
Satellite image of Fuego volcano by (c) Google Earth View
 

Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:

Fuego Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ONGOING VA EMS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sunday May 05, 2019 13:00 PM | 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:

FVXX21 at 12:56 UTC, 05/05/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190505/1253Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO
342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/416

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.
ASH3D.
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ONGOING VA EMS

OBS VA DTG:
05/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1432 W09108 - N1428 W09053
- N1428
W09053 - N1425 W09108 - N1432 W09108 MOV
W 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR:
05/1830Z SFC/FL160 N1435 W09108
- N1429 W09053 - N1428 W09053 - N1426
W09108 -
N1435 W09108

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0030Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH
EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0630Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA IS NOT SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY DUE TO WX
CLDS. VA EMS ARE POSS BASED ON ACT DURING THE
LAST 24
HRS. MOV AND HGT BASED ON MODEL
GUIDANCE, STLT AND PREVIOUS ACT.
...KIBLER

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190505/1900Z

Previous news
Sunday, May 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]
Saturday, May 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 and is moving at 5-10 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Friday, May 03, 2019
Mild explosive activity continues from the volcano. The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington reported intermittent emissions of volcanic ash plumes. ... [more]
Friday, May 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, May 03, 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]

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