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ALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY DAILY UPDATE
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 11:43 AM AKDT (Wednesday, May 14, 2014 19:43 UTC)


SHISHALDIN VOLCANO (VNUM #311360)
54°45'19" N 163°58'16" W, Summit Elevation 9373 ft (2857 m)
Current Volcano Alert Level: WATCH
Current Aviation Color Code: ORANGE

Highly elevated surface temperatures continued to be observed in satellite data over the past day. Low-level lava fountaining may be occurring within summit vent. No activity was observed in clear webcam images other than intermittent steam emissions.

VENIAMINOF VOLCANO (VNUM #312070)
56°11'52" N 159°23'35" W, Summit Elevation 8225 ft (2507 m)
Current Volcano Alert Level: ADVISORY
Current Aviation Color Code: YELLOW

Seismicity remains slightly above background levels. Nothing unusual was observed in satellite images over the past 24 hours. Minor intermittent steam emissions were observed in clear webcam views.

CLEVELAND VOLCANO (VNUM #311240)
52°49'20" N 169°56'42" W, Summit Elevation 5676 ft (1730 m)
Current Volcano Alert Level: ADVISORY
Current Aviation Color Code: YELLOW

Nothing unusual was observed in clear satellite views of the volcano over the past day. AVO has received no reports of activity or unrest during the past 24 hours.

OTHER ALASKA VOLCANOES



Other Alaska volcanoes show no signs of significant unrest: http://www.avo.alaska.edu/activity/



AVO scientists conduct daily checks of earthquake activity at all seismically-monitored volcanoes, examine web camera and satellite images for evidence of airborne ash and elevated surface temperatures, and consult other monitoring data as needed.



For definitions of Aviation Color Codes and Volcano Alert Levels, see: http://www.avo.alaska.edu/color_codes.php



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CONTACT INFORMATION:
Chris Waythomas, Acting Scientist-in-Charge, USGS

chris@usgs.gov (907) 786-7497



Pavel Izbekov, Acting Coordinating Scientist, UAFGI

pavel@gi.alaska.edu (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.