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Worldwide Volcano News and Updates:

Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:49
There are still continuously emitted ash plumes that rose to altitudes of 5-7 km.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:47
Suwanose-jima produced explosion or eruption plumes that rose to 1-3 km at the time of 21-28 October.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:44
There are still strong eruptions on the crater summit that produce ash avalances, pyroclastic flows and ash plumes. The lava dome is growing.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:42
The Darwin VAAC reported that a ash plume from Semeru that rose to an altitude of 4.3 km and drifted WSW on 22 October.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:39
Ash plumes were reported during 21-26 October on Rabaul´s caldera.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:37
There was a tremor reported that was connected with the emission of ash plumes on 26 October.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:33
On 22-28 October lava flowded through a tube system at Kilauea´s Thanksgiving Eve Breakaout and was reaching the Waikupanaha ocean entry. On October 23 a plume was observed near the ocean entry. Acid rain caused a closure of the area for public also on 25 October.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:27
It was reported that there have been some grey plumes rose to altitudes of about 4-5,5 km.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:22
Ash plumes were reported by viewing the volcano webcam and satellite images from 24-28 October. Also a thermal anomaly was detected.
Fri, 31 Oct 2008, 14:18
Three ash plumes were emitted from Villarrica volcano on 26 October.

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