Mt. ReDoubt Update: 3/27 @ 9:47 a.m.

Mt. Redoubt erupted again about an hour ago, at 8:40 this morning. Based on preliminary reports, the eruption has sent a plume of ash and gas 50,000 ft. into the air.

The prevailing winds are carrying the ashfall to the north.

See the previous post - "Mt. ReDoubt Update: 3/27 @ 7:20 a.m." for an update on Chevron's Drift River Terminal.

- photo of yesterday's eruption by Al Grillo