Mount Saint Helens nears eruption

Seattle Times Report
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The shaking under Mount St. Helens climbed another notch yesterday, and geologists quantified the odds that the Cascades’ most active volcano would let loose again.

“We’re saying there’s a 70 percent chance of an eruption within the next few days to a few months,” said volcanologist Cynthia Gardner of the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Cascades Volcano Observatory.

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