Printer friendly versionALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY
CURRENT STATUS REPORT
Friday, January 13, 2006 4:40 AM AKST (1340 UTC)
59.3633°N 153.4333°W, Summit Elevation 4134 ft (1260 m)
Current Level of Concern Color Code: RED
An eruption at Augustine Volcano began this morning at approximately 3:55 AM (AST) and continues. The National Weather Service reports that "an ash cloud has been detected and is moving south. The ash cloud is expected to impact the shoreline of Kamishak Bay and could impact Kodiak Island as well."
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, Acting Coordinating Scientist, UAF-GI
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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.