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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: POSS REMNANT VA. to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Tuesday Dec 10, 2019 19:15 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 19:03 UTC, 10/12/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191210/1902Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/753

INFO SOURCE: NWP MODELS. ASH3D.

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS REMNANT VA.

OBS VA DTG: 10/1850Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1431 W09056 - N1428 W09052
- N1428 W09053 - N1427 W09057 - N1431 W09056 MOV
NW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0100Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0700Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1300Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EM NOT OBS IN STLT DUE TO WX CLD. FCST
MVMT AND FL BASED ON NWP MODEL GUIDANCE AND
ASH3D. ...LEVINE

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191211/0100Z

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