Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Mt. Redoubt! update...

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AVO/USGS Volcanic Activity Notice

Volcano: Redoubt (CAVW #1103-03-)

Current Volcano Alert Level: WARNING

Current Aviation Color Code: RED

Issued: Wednesday, March 25, 2009, 5:53 AM AKDT (20090325/1353Z)
Source: Alaska Volcano Observatory
Notice Number: 2009/A14
Location: N 60 deg 29 min W 152 deg 44 min
Elevation: 10197 ft (3108 m)
Area: Cook Inlet-South Central Alaska

Volcanic Activity Summary: A small explosion occurred at Redoubt volcano at 05:12 AKDT (1312 UTC). The cloud height is estimated to be about 15,000 ft and is drifting north to northwest of the volcano. The event lasted about 10 minutes.

Recent Observations:
[Volcanic cloud height] 15,000 ft above sea level.
[Other volcanic cloud information] The explosion signal was relatively small, lasting about 10 minutes. It appears to be drifting north-northwest from the volcano.

it is still popping off occasionally! yeah!