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Volcanoes Today, 25 Nov 2014: Fogo volcano

Tuesday Nov 25, 2014 23:00 PM |
Explosive activity at the eruptive vents of Fogo on 25 Nov 2014 (MuzikaTV)
Explosive activity at the eruptive vents of Fogo on 25 Nov 2014 (MuzikaTV)
Fogo (Cape Verde): The eruption continues, but the situation is critical inside the Cha caldera. The northern lava flow branch has started to enter the village of Portela and today destroyed and/or damaged several buildings, including the headquarters of the Fogo Nature Park.
The village, located at the northern end of the main road inside the caldera, is at risk of being cut of by lava flows: If the main road becomes covered, only a difficult and long passage to the NE via Monte Velha remains as land evacuation route.
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Previous news
Earthquakes and subsidence of the Bardarbunga caldera since 12 Sep (Icelandic Met Office)
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
Bardarbunga (Iceland): The eruption at Holuhraun continues strongly. The only apparent change is that during the past days, the intensity of lava output seems to be less stable and fluctuating. ... [more]
Lava fountains and flow from the new eruption at Fogo (Fogonews)
Monday, Nov 24, 2014
Fogo (Cape Verde): The new eruption, so far small inside the Cha caldera, continues. It is taking place from a fissure with two closely spaced vents on the southwest side of the Pico de Fogo, very near to the 1995 eruption vents. ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 23, 2014
Fogo (Cape Verde): A new eruption started at the volcano this morning around 10:00 local time. The aviation alert was raised to red due to possible ash emissions that could harm aircraft in the area. ... [more]
Strombolian acttivity at the summit vents of Stromboli (INGV)
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Lava effusion seems to have stopped completely since about a week ago. Small strombolian explosions continue to occur sporadically from vents in the northern and central crater terrace at the summit. ... [more]
Friday, Nov 21, 2014
Chirpoi (Kurile Islands, Russia): (21 Nov) Satellite images showed a weak thermal anomaly over Snow volcano on 16 November. ... [more]

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