Fuego volcano news & eruption updates:
Fuego volcano (Guatemala) activity update
Activity remains at typical average levels, characterized by intermittent, sometimes strong strombolian explosions that eject abundant incandescent material to 100-200 m above the crater. The bombs create avalanches on the upper slopes.
ma, 4 aug 2014, 15:3915:39 PM | DOOR: T
Ash plumes rise to 600-700 m height above the crater. Shock waves and audible degassing accompany these explosions.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014, 14:17
No significant changes in activity have occurred at the volcano. The observatory reported 8 weak and one moderate strombolian-type explosion since yesterday. Lees alle
Wed, 16 Jul 2014, 14:29
Strombolian activity continues at the volcano. Incandescent material is being ejected to up to 200 m height and ash plumes rise to up to 800 m. The recent, short-lived lava flow has disappeared. ... Lees alle
Tue, 15 Jul 2014, 19:32
Yesterday's new lava flow was no longer active today. Explosive activity has been weak to moderate today. ... Lees alle
Mon, 14 Jul 2014, 17:42
A new lava flow is active on the southern upper slope of the volcano. It had a length of 400 m this morning, INSIVUMEH reported. Glowing rock avalanches detach from its fronts and reach the vegetation line. Lees alle
Mon, 7 Jul 2014, 16:24
The latest lava flow seems to have stopped. The volcano remained in its typical persistent type of activity, with intermittent mostly weak to moderate strombolian explosions. Incandescent material was ejected to 50-100 m and ash plumes rose up to 400 m above the summit. Lees alle