Montserrat Volcano Observatory

Morning Report
Report for the period 6 pm 4 May
to 7 am 5 May 1998

The level of volcanic activity remained low overnight.

Seismic activity was also low. There were seven volcanotectonic earthquakes and one small rockfall into the Tar River Valley.

The summit of the Soufriere Hills volcano is covered by cloud this morning.

Residents are reminded that the volcano remains in an active state, and that they should continue listening to Radio Montserrat in case the present quiet situation at the volcano changes suddenly.

Montserrat Volcano Observatory