Kilauea Daily Update issued Aug 18, 2012 07:01 HST Volcano Alert Level WATCH - Aviation Color Code ORANGE
Activity Summary for past 24 hours: At the summit, DI deflation slowed and the lava lake level dropped with deflation. At Pu`u `O`o, there were no significant changes in the crater. To the southeast of Pu`u `O`o, scattered lava flows were active on the pali and at its base. Seismic tremor levels were slightly elevated at the summit, low elsewhere; gas emissions were elevated. Past 24 hours at Kilauea summit: The summit tiltmeters recorded slowing DI deflation and the lava lake level dropped with the tilt after one rise/fall event yesterday morning. The most recent ...