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Santiaguito volcano
Stratovolcano 3772 m (12,375 ft)
Guatemala, 14.76°N / -91.55°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Santiaguito volcano eruptions:
1902 (catastrophic Plinian eruption of Santa Maria), 1903, 1922-ongoing (Santiaguito dome complex)
Typical eruption style:
Dominantly explosive, formation of lava domes
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Volcano news: Santa Maria (Guatemala)

Santiaguito Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EM AT 14/1300Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 14:15
14:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Washington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 .
The full report is as follows:

FVXX24 at 14:10 UTC, 14/08/20 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200814/1408Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANTA MARIA 342030
PSN: N1445 W09133

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12375 FT [3772 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/006

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

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EM AT 14/1300Z

OBS VA DTG: 14/1340Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N1447 W09133 - N1444 W09132
- N1440 W09138 - N1443 W09140 - N1447 W09133 MOV
SW 10-15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 14/1930Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/0130Z NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 15/0730Z NO VA EXP

RMK: VA EXT 6 NM SW OF THE SUMMIT. HGT BASED ON
VO DAILY RPRT. VA FCST TO DISP WITHIN 6 HRS.
...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200814/2015Z

Previous news
Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 08:53
Pyroclastic flow from Santiaguito volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
The activity of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged at elevated levels during the past weeks. ... read all
Thu, 16 Jul 2020, 09:09
Pyroclastic flow from Santiaguito volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
The activity of the volcano continues at elevated levels during the past two months. ... read all
Tue, 30 Jun 2020, 09:41
The sequence of webcam screenshots of pyroclastic flow from Santiaguito volcano (image: INSIVUMEH)
On 29 June at 14:22 local time INSIVUMEH recorded pyroclastic flow that traveled over the west flank of the Caliente dome, as can be seen in the webcam screenshots. ... read all
Mon, 15 Jun 2020, 08:10
Explosion from Santiaguito volcano yesterday (image: @insivumehgt/twitter)
INSIVUMEH recorded a white fumarole in Caliente dome that rose 9,842 ft (3,000 m) above the summit. ... read all
 

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