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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 VA EMS to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Saturday Dec 14, 2019 20:30 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:

FVXX20 at 20:15 UTC, 14/12/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191214/2013Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/766

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA EMS

OBS VA DTG: 14/1950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N1428 W09053 - N1428 W09053
- N1414 W09105 - N1419 W09112 - N1428 W09053 MOV
SW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/0200Z SFC/FL160 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/0800Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/1400Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: LGT VA IS SEEN MOV SW UP TO 16NM FM THE
SUMMIT, BUT IS CURRENTLY NOT OBS IN STLT IMAGERY
DUE TO WX CLDS. NWP MDL WND IS LGT. ...ZHU

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191215/0215Z

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