October 8, 2014 update on Kilauea’s lava flow | Hawaii 24/7 | Hawaii247.com | Hawaii's News Now – News, Weather, Sports from the Big Island

October 9, 2014 3:46 AM

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This morning’s assessment shows that the flow front continues to be active and has advanced approximately 85 yards since yesterday. The narrow flow front is moving along the tree line and the burning activity is producing a significant amount of smoke. Smoke conditions in the area were light to moderate with a light trade wind out of the northeast.

Current flow activity does not pose an immediate threat to area communities and no evacuation is needed at this time. Area residents will be given adequate notice to safely evacuate should that be necessary.

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