(Worthy News) - Hawaii emergency officials who have been contending with Kilauea volcano's lava flow were preparing for a hurricane that was expected to pass to the south of the islands this week.
Hurricane preparations were underway just as lava from the last active eruption site in a Big Island neighborhood decreased dramatically over the weekend and fewer earthquakes were felt.
"Basically the system appears to have almost shut down completely over the course of a couple of days," said Tina Neal, scientist-in-charge at the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. She likened it to turning off a spigot. [ Source: Fox News (Read More...) ]
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