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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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1902 (catastrophic Plinian eruption of Santa Maria), 1903, 1922-ongoing (Santiaguito dome complex)
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Dominantly explosive, formation of lava domes
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Volcano news: Santa Maria (Guatemala)

Santiaguito Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: NEW VA EM OBSD

Friday Jan 04, 2019 16:00 PM | BY: VN

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

FVXX22 at 15:54 UTC, 04/01/19 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190104/1552Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: SANTA MARIA
342030
PSN: N1445 W09133

AREA: GUATEMALA

SUMMIT ELEV: 12375 FT [3772
M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/004

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. NWP MODELS. CIMSS
VOLCAT.

ERUPTION DETAILS: NEW VA EM OBSD

OBS VA DTG: 04/1542Z

OBS VA
CLD: SFC/FL140 N1452 W09139 - N1447 W09133
- N1444 W09134 - N1449
W09143 - N1452 W09139 MOV
NW 5-10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/2130Z
SFC/FL140 NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/0330Z NO ASH EXP

FCST VA CLD
+18HR: 05/0930Z NO ASH EXP

RMK: NEW VA EM SEEN IN STLT MOV APPROX 10
NM NW
AWAY FM SUMMIT. VA EXPCTD TO DISP WI 6 HRS ...KIM

NXT ADVISORY:
WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190104/2145Z

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