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Today's eruption scientists say the mountain could blow at any time dormant for over one hundred and twenty years the volcano erupted with explosive force about every thirty minutes yesterday vigorous eruptions of spreading debris over a wide area the continuous monitoring of this suddenly active volcano was left scientists geologists and volcanologists with few projections and only qualified statements they like the rest of us must simply watch and wait several recurring characters emerged in the developing story and as the late Kathy Gerson tells us most notably among them the crusty old inn keeper at the mount St Helens logic spirit lake Mary Truman had been in mount Saint Helens backyard since nineteen twenty nine for years I knew this and I cut out that damn dumb I may be old but I'm confused about we also had the experts including volcanologist David Johnston who also died in the eruption and made this ominous prediction in the weeks prior during an interview near the mountain I wouldn't want to be here to talk about it that we'd probably be killed by the scientists had a vague idea of what was happening but Dr Seth Moran the scientist in charge of the U. S. geological survey's cascades volcano observatory tells me they didn't have much technology to help them when the first earthquakes happened they had us once I think station located two miles to the west of mount St Helens in the next nearest one was tens of miles away and doctor Moran says that left a lot of uncertainty about where that quake was located it was allowable from the calculation perspective for the respected located under the volcano or miles off to the side off to the side it's a tectonic earthquakes under the volcano it's a volcanic respect and there was uncertainty for the first couple days and it wasn't until the rate of your stick started increasing that it became very clear that this instead was perspex continuing upwards things are a lot different today though not only is there a whole network of sensors but scientists now use GPS and satellite images to spot movement in the ground they can tell them things are shifting and that something might be happening deep below Ryan Harris komo news when will there be a vaccine for covert nineteen ABC's Karen Travers in Washington with the latest on what president trump announced on development president trump announcing a covert nineteen vaccines are doctor mas F. Slowey a world renowned immunologist to help create fourteen new vaccines monster slowly the former chairman of vaccines for Glaxo Smith Kline leave the trump administration's vaccine development program known as operation warp speed the great national project will bring together the best of American industry and innovation the full resources of the United States government and the excellence and precision of the United States military we have the military totally involved Karen Travers A. B. C. news Washington in a tourist from New York who allegedly posted photos on Instagram of himself at the beach has been arrested for violating Hawaii's traveler quarantine state says twenty three year old to repeaters of the Bronx arrived in Honolulu Monday people who saw his social media post reported him to authorities he was arrested Friday how YA mandated a fourteen day quarantine out travelers arriving to the island in an attempt to curb the spread of the corona virus at twenty and fifty past the hour on komo news now your como propel insurance money update stocks edged higher today but the indexes were all down moderately for.

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