Cleveland Daily Update issued Jul 21, 2015 14:13 Volcano Alert Level WATCH – Aviation Color Code ORANGE

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Here are some details about this live volcano eruption event

AVO detected an explosion at Cleveland volcano at 08:17 AKDT (16:17 UTC) today. In response, AVO raised the Alert level and Color Code to WATCH/ORANGE this morning. Satellite views below about 30,000 feet above sea level have been obscured by clouds. No ash cloud has been observed by satellite, web camera or other observers at this time. Observers from a boat on the northeast side of the volcano reported seeing a dusting of ash on the snow near the summit of the volcano as well as moderate steaming from the summit area. AVO will continue to monitor the volcano closely.