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Short Blast Brings Bogoslof Volcano To Nearly 40 Eruptions

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T. Keith, U.S. Geological Survey
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Bogoslof Volcano blew again Monday morning, marking its thirty-seventh explosion since the volcano roared back to life three months ago.

The short blast began around 3:30 a.m. and lasted just 12 minutes.

While the eruption produced an ash cloud, the Alaska Volcano Observatory has not predicted ash fall for Unalaska.

Scientists say this explosion appears to be over, and the AVO has left Bogoslof’s alert level at an intermediate “watch.” 

Laura Kraegel reported for KUCB from 2016 until 2020. She was KUCB's news director starting in 2019.
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