The National Disaster Management Agency (NaDMA) of Grenada through the technical support provided by the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Center in Port-of –Spain, Trinidad wishes to advise the General Public that due to increased activities of the Kick em’ Jenny Volcano the alert level has been raised from Yellow to ORANGE.
With this increase in the alert level, ships and other marine operators are asked to observe the exclusion zone of 5 km/3.1miles.
The Kick-‘em-Jenny volcano is the only known, live submarine volcano in the Lesser Antilles arc; it erupts on average every 10-11 years and its activity is monitored by The University of the West Indies, Seismic Research Centre. pic.twitter.com/aemvOEyJ7H
— TTWeatherCenter (@TTWeatherCenter) March 12, 2018
NaDMA in collaboration with the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Center will continue to monitor the activities of Kick em’ Jenny and will update the public as necessary. (more…)