|Mayon Volcano Bulletin 7|
|Sunday, 20 December 2009 15:33|
December 20, 2009, 2:30 PM
NOTICE OF ALERT LEVEL 4:
This is to notify the public that PHIVOLCS-DOST is now raising the alert status of Mayon Volcano (13.2576 N, 123.6856 E) from ALERT LEVEL 3 to ALERT LEVEL 4. This means that a hazardous explosive eruption is possible within days, thus, areas expected to be affected by such eruption will be accordingly extended.
To ensure the safety of the public, PHIVOLCS-DOST is recommending an extended danger zone from the summit of 8 km at the southern sector and 7 km at northern sector.
Areas just outside of this Extended Danger Zone (EDZ) should prepare for evacuation in the event explosive eruptions intensify.