|Present La Soufrière Alert Level:||YELLOW||The La Soufrière Volcano is restless. Seismicity and/or fumarolic activity are above the historical level at the volcano, or other unusual activity has been observed. This unusual activity will be specified at the time that the alert level is raised. This is level two of four.|
The La Soufrière Volcano began explosively erupting at 8:41 AM on April 9th, 2021, with explosive eruptions concluding on April 22nd. Ashfall has affected several Windward Islands, including St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and Barbados. The La Soufrière Volcano has produced dangerous pyroclastic flows and lahars.
The volcano’s alert level has now been lowered to yellow. Access to the volcano remains restricted and venturing to the volcano’s summit is still dangerous.
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Official information will originate from St. Vincent and the Grenadines National Emergency Management Organization and the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Center.