lahar


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an avalanche of volcanic water and mud down the slopes of a volcano

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Domingo, Daraga, Camalig, Guinobatan, Bacacay, Malilipot, Domingo and the cities of Tabaco, Legazpi and Ligao are at risk for lahar, officials said.
He said the government has to come up with the necessary intervention to the possible impact of lahar flow.
The actual destruction, coupled with the continuing threat of lahar and ash fall, has disrupted the otherwise flourishing economy of Central Luzon, slowing the region's growth momentum and altering key development activities and priorities.
While lahar levels were not yet extensive, the Philippine Insitute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) urged residents to be on alert as heavy rains continued over Albay, where nearly 82,000 people have been dispalced by Mayon's eruption.
Channon said: "I trained the dam Lady Lahar and she had an awful lot of ability.
Miss Lahar is comfortably the stand-out horse in this humdrum encounter.
MISS Lahar is highly rated by Mick Channon, and can hammer home the point by taking the Rhomco Consulting Ltd Median Auction Maiden Fillies' Stakes at Chepstow.
Miss Lahar is quite highly rated by trainer Mick Channon, and can hammer home the point by taking the Rhomco Consulting Ltd Median Auction Maiden Fillies' Stakes at Chepstow.
Another startling find was the discovery of thousands of preserved footprints pressed into ash beds and lahar deposits.
En el canton predominan depositos de origen volcanico; se definieron cuatro unidades litologicas informales: Unidad de Lavas Alto Pizote, Unidad de Lahar Roosevelt, Unidad de Cenizas Mansiones y la Unidad de Depositos Recientes.
If a lahar occurs, sensors that can detect vibrations produced by speeding debris flows would set off an alarm system of sirens and radio, Internet, and TV broadcasts.
These are the villages where the lahar flows and volcanic materials are likely to flow,'' Arevalo said, adding that more residents are fleeing their homes for fear of lahar, namely fast-moving flows of mud and water-saturated volcanic debris.
But a lahar flow, triggered by earthquakes could be far more lethal to towns and cities.
His hopes of collecting on LADY LAHAR in the King Of Kings EBF Futurity Stakes looked forlorn with two furlongs to run.
It caused the largest landslide ever witnessed and thundered down the mountainside, melting glaciers and boiling streams - and creating a Lahar.