23 December 2012

ARGENTINA / CHILE : 24 Dec UPDATE: Volcano Alert Issued For Copahue.

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     Chile issued the highest alert over the possible eruption of the Copahue volcano.
     The 3,000 meter/10,000 ft volcano...near the Argentine border...has been spewing gas and ashes since Saturday...forcing some locals to leave the area.
      In 2011...eruptions of Chile's Puyehue volcano...cancelled hundreds of flights...and disrupted life in the region for months.