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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: FQT EM to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sunday Feb 09, 2020 09:00 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:

FVXX23 at 08:55 UTC, 09/02/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200209/0853Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: FUEGO 342090
PSN: N1428 W09052

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12346 FT [3763 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/079

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: FQT EM

OBS VA DTG: 09/0830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N1431 W09055 - N1428 W09052
- N1417 W09059 - N1420 W09104 - N1431 W09055 MOV
SW 15-20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1430Z SFC/FL150 N1431 W09053
- N1428 W09052 - N1418 W09105 - N1423 W09110 -
N1431 W09053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/2030Z SFC/FL150 N1431
W09052 - N1428 W09052 - N1421 W09111 - N1428
W09112 - N1431 W09052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0230Z SFC/FL150 N1431
W09053 - N1428 W09052 - N1420 W09111 - N1426
W09113 - N1431 W09053

RMK: VA EXT 13 NM SW OF THE SUMMIT. NWP MODELS
SUGGEST EM WILL VEER OVR NXT 12 HOURS. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200209/1500Z

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