Hawaii volcano erupts in 6-mile-high plume, 'ash fallout' alert

By Terray Sylvester PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Hawaii's Kilauea volcano spewed ash nearly six miles (30,000 feet/9 km) into the air on Thursday and scientists warned this could be the first of a violent string of explosions in the crater. "This has relieved pressure temporarily," USGS geologist Michelle Coombs told a news conference in Hilo. "We may have additional larger, powerful events. ......

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