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Archive for July 21st, 2010

VolcanoWatch Weekly [22 July 2010]

Posted by feww on July 21, 2010

Plosky Tolbachik Volcano

The massive, flat-topped, 3,085-m Plosky Tolbachik Volcano (55°49’N, 160°24’E) last erupted in 1975-76. The cleaver-edged volcano to the left is Ostry Tolbachik. “The 1975-76 eruption from the summit and south-flank fissures was the largest historical basaltic eruption in Kamchatka.” Source:   KVERT. Image may be subject to copyright.

Kamchatka could experience major volcanic  eruptions 2010-2011

Holocene Volcanoes in Kamchatka

Map of Holocene Kamchatka volcanoes. Source KVERT

Summary of Weekly Volcanic Activity Report

[Source: SI/USGS]

New Activity/Unrest (14 July – 20 July 2010)

NOTE: Based on Fire-Earth Model, more volcanic activity/unrest may be expected in areas/groups shown in red.

Map of Volcanoes.
Background Map: University of Michigan. Designed and enhanced by Fire Earth Blog. Click image to enlarge.

Ongoing Activity:

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TS CHANTHU Rapidly Organizing, Targeting S. China

Posted by feww on July 21, 2010

CHANTHU Could Strike Zhanjiang, S. China as a Cat 3B Hurricane

CHANTHU Summary at 8:00UTC – July 21, 2010 [Estimated by Fire-Earth]

  • Location: Near 19N, 113E
  • Max Sustained Winds: 115 km/hr
  • Wind Gusts: 140 km/hr
  • Movement: West (275 degrees) at 12 km/hr
  • Position: 450km SSW of Hong Kong
  • Max Wave Heights: 6.5m (20 feet)
  • Source: JTWC and others

TS  CHANTHU IR/Visible Satellite Image. Source: CIMSS. Click image to enlarge.

TS  CHANTHU – Projected Path on IR/WV Diff image. Source: CIMSS. Click image to enlarge.

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