Volcano Update from Archive



AVO/USGS Volcanic Activity Notice

Volcano: Redoubt (CAVW #1103-03-)

Current Volcano Alert Level: WARNING
Previous Volcano Alert Level: NONE

Current Aviation Color Code: RED
Previous Aviation Color Code: NONE

Issued: Saturday, March 28, 2009, 1:58 PM AKDT (20090328/2158Z)
Source: Alaska Volcano Observatory
Notice Number: 2009/A25
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: Another explosive eruption of Redoubt volcano occurred at approximately 13:40 AKDT (21:20 UTC). NWS reports a cloud top of 25,000 ft above sea level.

For ash fall advisories, refer to the National Weather Service Redoubt Coordination web page
http://pafc.arh.noaa.gov/volcano.php

Contacts: Tom Murray, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
tlmurray@usgs.gov (907) 786-7497

Steve McNutt, Coordinating Scientist, UAF
steve@giseis.alaska.edu (907) 474-7131

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
http://www.avo.alaska.edu

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.
(1) VOLCANO OBSERVATORY NOTICE FOR AVIATION (VONA)
(2) Issued:(20090328/2158Z)
(3) Volcano:Redoubt (CAVW# 1103-03-)
(4) Current Color Code:RED
(5) Previous Color Code:
(6) Source:Alaska Volcano Observatory
(7) Notice Number:2009/A25
(8) Volcano Location:N 60 deg 29 min W 152 deg 44 min
(9) Area:Cook Inlet-South Central Alaska
(10) Summit Elevation:10197 ft (3108 m)
(11) Volcanic Activity Summary:Another explosive eruption of Redoubt volcano occurred at approximately 13:40 AKDT (21:20 UTC). NWS reports a cloud top of 25,000 ft above sea level.

For ash fall advisories, refer to the National Weather Service Redoubt Coordination web page
http://pafc.arh.noaa.gov/volcano.php
(12) Volcanic cloud height:Unknown
(13) Other volcanic cloud information:Unknown
(14) Contacts:Tom Murray, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
tlmurray@usgs.gov (907) 786-7497

Steve McNutt, Coordinating Scientist, UAF
steve@giseis.alaska.edu (907) 474-7131
(15) Next Notice:A new VONA will be issued if conditions change significantly or alert levels are modified. While a VONA is in effect, regularly scheduled updates are posted at
http://www.avo.alaska.edu