Mt Ruapehu Volcanic Alert Level raised to Level 2.

GeoNet have raised the Volcanic Alert Level for Mt Ruapehu to Level 2.

Another heating phase has started at Mt Ruapehu and Crater Lake (Te Wai ā-moe) temperature has now reached 31 °C. This temperature rise has been accompanied by strong levels of volcanic tremor. The Volcanic Alert Level at Mt Ruapehu is raised to Level 2 in response to these changes.

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