Montserrat Volcano Observatory

Daily Report
Report for the period 5 p.m. 28 August
to 5 p.m. 29 August 1998

The level of volcanic activity at the volcano was low today. There were 5 rockfall signals and 5 volcano-tectonic earthquakes recorded over the last 24 hours.

Yesterday's COSPEC measurements gave a sulphur dioxide flux of 750 tonnes per day.

Dust levels were slightly raised in Salem, but low at all other stations today.

Residents should continue listening to Radio Montserrat in case there are sudden developments in the state of the volcano.

Montserrat Volcano Observatory