Bárðarbunga update

I once again reiterate that it is Icelandic Met Office and Almannavarnadeild ríkislögreglustjóra that has the authority to issue warnings for Iceland in regards of eruptions and jökulhlaups. For airborne ash advisories it is in the following order London VAAC and IMO that issues advisories. That being said here follows a brief update. Almannavarnadeild ríkislögreglustjóra…

Intensified eruption at Sinabung

Since the last post about Sinabung the eruption has continued with ever increasing amounts of pyroclastic flows and nue ardentes. On occation the extended 7 kilometer evacuation zone has been tested in the direction of the gorge that the majority of the flows has followed. There have though been no reports of them extending beyond…

Spectacular fireworks of Etna

Etna has had one of the more memorable paroxysms. The tramor peaked at 190/106. The Paroxysm (eruptive phase) was short and very energetic. At the end of it it looks like the ash-column failed rapidly as the heat driving it stoped. As the heated ash and suspended tephra fell down it took the same route…