Montserrat Volcano Observatory

Daily Report
Report for the period 6 pm 31 March
to 6 pm 1 April 1998

The level of volcanic and seismic activity over the past 24 hours has remained low, with only a few recorded seismic events.

Between 16:00 yesterday and 16:00 today there were 2 rockfalls, 1 hybrid earthquake and 1 volcano-tectonic earthquake.

A site was cleared on the South Soufriere Hills today in preparation for a new seismic installation.

A long GPS occupation is underway involving sites at Harris, Dagenham and Old Towne and the permanent sites at Hermitage, Whites and MVO north. Results will be processed soon.

Dust levels at all monitoring stations were low today.

Residents are reminded to keep listening to Radio Montserrat for any further information.

Montserrat Volcano Observatory