HVO Morning Report: Pele Continues Her NE Sidle.

From Hawaii Volcano Observatory’s Sept. 24 Report:

A Civil Defense overflight this morning found no change at the front of the June 27th lava flow. Surface lava, however, remains active several hundred meters (yards) upslope, where a breakout was advancing into forest along the north edge of the flow. This breakout advanced another 90 meters (100 yards) toward the northeast since yesterday morning and was moving in a northeasterly direction.

Breakouts also remain active closer to Pu?u ????, roughly midway along the length of the June 27th flow. None of these breakouts by itself has been very vigorous, but together they compose a significant portion of the total flow volume. Some of these breakouts are also producing smoke plumes as they creep into the forest along both the north and south edges of the flow.

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