Watching Mount St Helens

4 01 2018

The Daily Mail – [UK]

Is Mount St Helens recharging? Four times as many earthquakes than usual are detected close to the volcano nearly 40 years after its deadly eruption

  • Earthquakes were first detected beneath Mount St Helens on New Years Day

  • A series of 68 tremors has been been detected by the USGS since that time

  • The largest was a magnitude-3.9 that hit around 12:38 am PT on Wednesday

  • Scientists say the quakes are not related to the volcano’s magma chamber




10 responses

4 01 2018
9 01 2018

24 01 2018

sent in:

I’m watching the Rattlesnake Ridge near Yakima, Washington right now. Estimated 4-10 million cubic yards of hillside slipping at 1.6 feet/week. There is highway below and the Yakima River. A lady is giving daily updates with pictures.

Watch “Rattlesnake Ridge Update January 21, 2018.” on u tube.

26 01 2018
Keith Mandeville

This video was uploaded on 7 January but still informative.

Watch “Officials expect ‘event’ at Rattlesnake Ridge” on ebuTuoY(Read name backwards). I am still forbidden to post ebuTuoY videos on this blog. Not blaming you, Flyingcuttlefish.
Distant and closeup video of Rattlesnake Ridge crack, I82 highway, and Yakima river.

Watch “Rattlesnake Ridge Yakima Washington. Jan 14, 2018” on ebuTuoY(read name backwards).

26 01 2018
Keith Mandeville

Watch “Union Gap, Washington, Growing cracks in Rattlesnake Ridge raise alarm, evacuations put off” on ebuTuoY.

26 01 2018
Keith Mandeville

Watch “Rattlesnake Ridge Slide Update 1/17/18 Drone video shows idiots on slide area – Geologic Analysis” on ebuTuoY.

26 01 2018
Keith Mandeville

Watch “Rattlesnake Ridge Crack Drone Footage Update & Analysis – Union Gap – Yakima River Valley 1/14/2018” on ebuTuoY.

27 01 2018
Keith Mandeville

Excerpt: Approximately 20 acres in the Rattlesnake Hills, 3 miles south of Yakima near Union Gap, WA is currently moving at a rate of ~1.6 ft/week in a southward direction.

Rattlesnake Hills Landslide | WA – DNR

28 01 2018

NOTE: I added a comment to the Yellowstone blog with a good map of ring-of-fire activity this week ….

24 02 2018
Still Watching Mount St. Helens and Pacific NW. | flying cuttlefish picayune

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