Printer friendly versionAVO/USGS Volcanic Activity Notice
Current Volcano Alert Level: WATCH
Current Aviation Color Code: ORANGE
Saturday, January 14, 2017, 9:50 PM AKST
Alaska Volcano Observatory
N 53 deg 55 min W 168 deg 2 min
492 ft (150 m)
Volcanic Activity Summary: Seismicity increased starting at about 21:26 AKST (06:26 Jan 15 UTC) suggesting an explosive eruption of Bogoslof is likely occurring. We will issue more information as it becomes available.
[Volcanic cloud height] not observed
[Other volcanic cloud information] not available
Status of the ash cloud can be found at the Alaska Aviation Weather Unit website at http://aawu.arh.noaa.gov/
Michelle Coombs, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
email@example.com (907) 786-7497
Janet Schaefer, Acting Coordinating Scientist, DGGS
firstname.lastname@example.org (907) 322-4085
The Alaska Volcano Observatory is a cooperative program of the U.S. Geological Survey, the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute, and the Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys.