A red alert means a "major volcanic eruption is imminent, underway, or suspected", Efe news reported citing a statement on the USGS website.
Unsafe levels of sulfur dioxide gas and other emissions prompted state health officials to urge residents to stay indoors or leave the eastern end of Hawaii's Big Island, which has been ravaged by volcanic activity since May 3.
Kilauea is one of the world's most active volcanos and one of five on the island. Ashfall and vog (volcanic air pollution) has been reported in Pahala, about 18 miles downwind.
Shocking images of lava spilling onto roads and 20 fissures expanding in the earth emerged as reports of toxic gas forced residents from their homes.
Officials say there is increased ash emission from the volcano summit.
The HVO warned the current eruption could become more violent as "ballistic projectiles may be produced should steam-driven explosions occur", but their impact would be limited to the area around the crater.
Highway 130 remains open to local traffic - toward Leilani Estate and into Kalapana.
Geologists have warned that Kilauea's summit could have an explosive steam eruption that would hurl boulders and ash miles into the sky. Fissure 17, which had put out a flow more than a mile toward the ocean, has not advanced since Tuesday, they said.
According to Rob Birch, the executive director of the Island of Hawaii Visitor Bureau, island summer hotel bookings have dropped by nearly half from previous year.
As a result, officials announcedmost of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park would be closed indefinitely to keep visitors and park employees at a safe distance from a possible eruption.
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It also shed a bit more light on the story behind the game in a blog post this morning and peppered it with a few screenshots. This move is quite interesting as Bethesda's game reveals typically only happen if the title will launch that year.
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It was certainly a powerful moment in the film, especially for Peter and Gamora's relationship, which now spans three movies . However, I would not be at all surprised to see Avengers 4 sneak it's way into the top two when it is released next year.
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The Magic are taking Lil' Penny to the draft lottery
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