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Thu, 29 Sep 2005, 13:57

During 22-27 September, several small explosions occurred at Colima. The largest explosion took place on 27 September at 0507 and produced a plume to a height of ~3.8 km above the volcano (or 25,100 ft a.s.l.). The plume drifted WSW, depositing small amounts of ash in the cities of Colima, Villa de Álvarez, and Comala more than 30 km from the volcano. Due to the threat of lahars forming on the volcano's flanks, Universidad de Colima advised avoiding the ravines of La Lumbre, San Antonio, Monte Grande (in Colima state), and La Arena (in Jalisco state).

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Wed, 28 Sep 2005, 06:00
AVO decreased the Concern Color Code at Veniaminof from Yellow to Green (the lowest level) on 28 September after seismicity at the volcano had been at background levels for over a week and there was no evidence to suggest that minor ash explosions were continuing. Read all
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