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dgavin
2013-Jun-11, 07:07 PM
On Saturday, Mt. Veniaminof was raised to Condition Yellow, after two days of tremor readings, accompanied by steam/gas emissions.

Monday's report indicated that the tremors are increasing slowly in magnitude and frequency, with a steady amount of steam venting.

dgavin
2013-Jun-14, 06:57 PM
Yesterday, 5:25am AKDT, Mt. Veniaminof was changed to Condition Orange, with a likely effusive eruption on going. They are calling it likely, as no visual confirmation is possible at this time due to thick cloud cover, even though the IR satellites have detecting thermal signatures of lava flows.

dgavin
2013-Jun-17, 06:44 PM
Eruption visiualy confirmed. It appears to be mostly an effusive lava eruption contained inside the mountains caldera, with minimal ash output.

dgavin
2013-Jul-02, 06:44 PM
The Eruption at Mt. Veniaminof continues. Effusive Lava flows with some minor ash.

dgavin
2013-Sep-23, 06:29 PM
Mt. Veniaminof eruption has quieted down last weeks, and over this weekend it's status was downgraded to condition yellow.

dgavin
2013-Oct-18, 08:37 PM
In the last few weeks, it's increased in activity and then got quiet again. Going to Condidtion orange last monday back to condition yellow as of today.