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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: PSBL VA EM AT FL140 AT 08/1545Z.

Tuesday Nov 08, 2016 20:30 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX23 at 20:19 UTC, 08/11/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161108/2017Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANTA MARIA 342030
PSN: N1445 W09133

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12375 FT [3772 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/262

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS.

ERUPTION DETAILS: PSBL VA EM AT FL140 AT 08/1545Z.

OBS VA DTG: 08/1945Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N1552 W09133 - N1546 W09053
- N1447 W09123 - N1450 W09128 - N1552 W09133 MOV
NE 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0200Z SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0800Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1400Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: VA PLUME SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY EXTENDING N-NE
30 NM FROM THE SUMMIT. ...SZATANEK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161109/0215Z

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