AVO/USGS Volcanic Activity Notice
Current Volcano Alert Level: WARNING
Current Aviation Color Code: RED
Saturday, July 12, 2008, 2:45 PM AKDT
Alaska Volcano Observatory
N 53 deg 23 min W 168 deg 9 min
3520 ft (1073 m)
Volcanic Activity Summary: An explosive began at approximately 1943 Z (11:43 AM ADT) and continues. An ash cloud with a top 30,000-35,000 ft. above sea level is present.
Please see http://www.avo.alaska.edu/activity/Okmok.php
for more information.
More information will be released as it is received.
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