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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) 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.

Fuego volcano tours:
Volcanoes in the land of the Maya (15-days study trip and expedition to Guatemala's volcanoes)
Guatemala Volcano Special (8-day volcano tour to Pacaya and Fuego, Guatemala)
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 EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Mon, 15 Jul 2019, 03:30
03:30 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:

FVXX22 at 03:27 UTC, 15/07/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190715/0325Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/550

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ONGOING VA EM

OBS VA DTG: 15/0250Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1428 W09112 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09052 - N1423 W09111 - N1428 W09112 MOV
W 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/0900Z SFC/FL150 N1428 W09113
- N1428 W09052 - N1427 W09052 - N1422 W09113 -
N1428 W09113

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/1500Z SFC/FL150 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/2100Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA NOT VISIBLE IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO HVY WX
CLDS IN AREA. NO RECENT RPRTS OF VA. OBS BASED ON
NWP MODEL GUIDANCE. ...BOLL

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190715/0930Z

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