Printer friendly versionALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY
Wednesday, August 9, 2006 2:05 PM AKDT (2205 UTC)
THIS IS A TEST! NOT AN ACTUAL EVENT.
This Information Release is being disseminated as part of a test of the Alaska Interagency volcanic ash warning and advisory procedures and communications. Products being disseminated in addition to this AVO Information Release include the following test products that will be issued by the National Weather Service:
Test UUA by the CWSU.
Test Sigmet by the AAWU.
Test Graphical MIS by the CWSU.
Test Volcanic Ash Advisory (VAA) by the AAWU.
Cancellation of the Test Sigmet by the AAWU.
If you (a) did not receive all of the products you NORMALLY receive or wish to receive, (b) if the receipt of products was significantly delayed (compare time of issue with time it was received), or (c) received a product you do not want to receive, please notify AVO by e-mail or phone.
ABBREVIATED COLOR CODE KEY
(contact AVO for complete description):
GREEN volcano is dormant; normal seismicity and fumarolic activity occurring
YELLOW volcano is restless; eruption may occur
ORANGE volcano is in eruption or eruption may occur at any time
RED significant eruption is occurring or explosive eruption expected at any time
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
firstname.lastname@example.org (907) 786-7497
Steve McNutt, Acting Coordinating Scientist, ADGGS
email@example.com (907) 474-7131
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.