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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: ONGOING VA ACT to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Thursday Aug 01, 2019 15:30 PM | 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 and is moving at 10-15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVXX23 at 15:28 UTC, 01/08/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190801/1440Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/566

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING VA ACT

OBS VA DTG: 01/1440Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1453 W09095 - N1456 W09104
- N1447 W09106 - N1446 W09094 MOV SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/2100Z SFC/FL150 N1454 W09116
- N1460 W09133 - N1470 W09128 - N1459 W09114

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/0300Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/0900Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: MULTIPLE FAINT PUFF OF VA AND GASES SEEN MOV NW FM
SUMMIT TO FL150 AND DSIPTG QUICKLY. A CONT NW-LY
PLUME IS FAINTLY SEEN IN VIS AND RGB STLT IMAGERY. MODEL
GUIDANCE SHOWS A CONT NW-LY MOV THRU T+06 HRS.
HGT, MOV AND FCST BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE AND
STLT. ...CHILDRESS

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190801/2130Z

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Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
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Wednesday, Jul 17, 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]

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