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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: CONS VA EMS. to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Monday Jan 20, 2020 16:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX20 at 15:58 UTC, 20/01/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200120/1556Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/029

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS VA EMS.

OBS VA DTG: 20/1530Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1429 W09054 - N1428 W09053
- N1356 W09117 - N1402 W09136 - N1429 W09054 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/2130Z SFC/FL140 N1429 W09055
- N1428 W09053 - N1358 W09108 - N1405 W09122 -
N1429 W09055

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/0330Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/0930Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA EMS EXTD 50 NMI SW OF SUMMIT IN G16 STLT
IMAGERY. NWP MDLS FCST VA TO SLOWLY SHIFT TO MOVG
TO THE SSW BY T+6HRS. A SLGT SHIFT SOUTHWARD HAS
BEEN NOTED OVER THE PAST HR OR TWO SO T+6 CONFDC
IS HIGH. ...HOSLEY

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200120/2200Z

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