The 6:00 PM Scientific Advisory from the UWI Seismic Research Centre (SRC) issued on 22nd April, 2021 reported the following:

  • Seismic activity at La Soufrière, St Vincent continued the pattern established after the explosive activity on 18 April.
  • Small long period and hybrid earthquakes continue to be recorded, with their rate of occurrence gradually increasing.
  • High level seismic tremor started at 11:09 am, generated by explosive activity, and lasted for about 20 minutes.
  • A vertical explosive eruption plume rose slowly above the crater eventually reaching a height of about 8 km.

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