Mayon Volcano wows with ‘salakot’ clouds after typhoon

Ves Garcia - @inquirerdotnet 11/13/2020

Mayon Volcano made for an eye-catching view on social media after its peak was capped with salakot-like lenticular clouds anew on Thursday, Nov. 12. Photographer John Cidric Santillan took to Facebook to share snaps of the popular…

Mayon, Pinatubo, Taal mudflow, lahar possible as ‘Rolly’ nears Luzon — Phivolcs 

Katrina Hallare 10/31/2020

MANILA, Philippines — State volcanologists have warned of possible lahar and mudflow from three active volcanoes as Typhoon Rolly threatens Luzon, and is expected to bring its high volume of rainfall. In a lahar advisory issued Friday,…

Phivolcs detects Mayon having crater glow in past 2 days

Katrina Hallare 02/05/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) on Wednesday said that the summit crater of the Mayon volcano has been detected having a crater glow in the past two days. In a 4…

Mayon Volcano spews out 2 ash plumes

Mar S. Arguelles 12/27/2018

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines — Mayon Volcano in Albay province belched out ash plumes twice on Thursday morning, indicating that the volcano remains unstable, a Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) report said. The phreatic blasts were…

Mayon erupts anew, spews grayish ash

Inquirer.net 11/27/2018

LEGAZPI CITY – State volcanologists observed another phreatic or steam-driven eruption from Mayon Volcano early Tuesday morning. In its bulletin, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the eruption occurred at 5:33 a.m. The grayish…

54,657 evacuees in Albay go home after Mayon alert level lowered

Inquirer.net 03/06/2018

LEGAZPI CITY–The Albay Public Safety and Emergency Management Office (Apsemo) has ordered the decampment of evacuees still staying in different evacuation centers in Albay. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology has lowered on Tuesday Mayon Volcano’s…

More help for Mayon relief work

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/27/2018

MORE volunteers are needed to help expedite the packing of relief goods for the families that were evacuated due to Mayon’s eruption. In a statement sent to Cebu Daily News last Friday, the regional office of the…

Cebu to host energy confab

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/12/2014

Mayon threat prompts organizers to drop Albay as Apec ministerial meeting host The imminent threat posed by Mayon volcano has prompted organizers to move one of the ministerial meetings of the 2015 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) to…

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