4 May 2022

Steam cloud briefly appears above Mt Ruapehu

From Morning Report, 8:41 am on 4 May 2022

A steam cloud was visible above Mt Ruapehu for about 45 minutes on Tuesday morning, as the volcano continues to show signs of life.

Ruapehu is at Alert Level 2, indicating moderate to heightened volcanic unrest.

GNS volcanologist Geoff Kilgour spoke to Susie Ferguson.