ALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY STATUS REPORT
U.S. Geological Survey
Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 12:43 PM AKDT (Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 20:43 UTC)
60°29'7" N 152°44'38" W,
Summit Elevation 10197 ft (3108 m)
Current Volcano Alert Level: WATCH
Current Aviation Color Code: ORANGE
The 2009 eruption of Redoubt continues. The lava dome at the summit continues to grow. Webcam views show low level steam and gas emissions from the summit. Rockfalls of fresh blocky lava continue to occur, often creating minor diffuse ash clouds within the summit region. Seismicity remains relatively low, but above background levels.
AVO is monitoring Redoubt volcano closely and the observatory is staffed 24/7.
56°11'52" N 159°23'35" W,
Summit Elevation 8225 ft (2507 m)
Current Volcano Alert Level: ADVISORY
Current Aviation Color Code: YELLOW
Volcanic tremor continues at Veniaminof. Satellite data were mostly cloudy during the past 24 hours. No unusual activity has been reported.
VOLCANO INFORMATION ON THE INTERNET: http://www.avo.alaska.edu
RECORDING ON THE STATUS OF ALASKA'S VOLCANOES (907) 786-7478
Tom Murray, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
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Steve McNutt, Coordinating Scientist, UAF
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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.