More speculation on Katla

  Al94 13:24 02 Dec 2011

Lets hope it doesnt happen over the Christmas travel period!

  Aitchbee 16:44 02 Dec 2011

Lidl is doin' an ash vacuum cleaner for £30 quid, from 12 Dec.

The issue of volcanic ash...cannot be swept under the carpet.

  Forum Editor 18:14 02 Dec 2011

"it's just speculation"

That's right, but it's informed speculation. It's not a question of whether Katla will erupt (it will) but when, and how big the eruption will be.

500 tremors in and around the caldera in the last month is a pretty good indication that something is very likely to happen, and soon.

  OTT_B 18:30 02 Dec 2011

".....and soon"

And the definition of 'soon' would be?

Answers on a postcard!

  Forum Editor 18:50 02 Dec 2011

"And the definition of 'soon' would be?"

Good question, and of course I don't know the answer - it could happen tomorrow, or not for a few months, but happen it will, and we'll all know about it. Let's hope it will be a mild event.

  Aitchbee 20:40 02 Dec 2011

Krakatoa...east of Java, was a distant cousin of Katla...on Iceland.

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