|(1) VOLCANO OBSERVATORY NOTICE FOR AVIATION (VONA)|
|(3) Volcano:||Redoubt (VNUM #313030)|
|(4) Current Color Code:||RED|
|(5) Previous Color Code:||RED|
|(6) Source:||Alaska Volcano Observatory|
|(7) Notice Number:||2009/A20|
|(8) Volcano Location:||N 60 deg 29 min W 152 deg 44 min|
|(9) Area:||Cook Inlet-South Central|
|(10) Summit Elevation:||10197 ft (3108 m)|
|(11) Volcanic Activity Summary:||An explosive eruption of Redoubt volcano occurred at approximately 17:35 AKDT (1:35 UTC). National Weather Service reports the cloud height to be approximately 40,000 ft above sea level based on radar.
For ash fall advisories, refer to the National Weather Service Redoubt Coordination web page http://pafc.arh.noaa.gov/volcano.php
AVO is monitoring the situation closely, the observatory is staffed 24/7.
|(12) Volcanic cloud height:|
|(13) Other volcanic cloud information:|
|(15) Contacts:||Tom Murray, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
email@example.com (907) 786-7497
Steve McNutt, Coordinating Scientist, UAF
firstname.lastname@example.org (907) 474-7131
|(16) Next Notice:||A new VAN will be issued if conditions change significantly or alert levels are modified. While a VAN is in effect, regularly scheduled updates are posted at
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