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WATCH LIVE: Officials to update on latest explosion of Hawaiian volcano

Webcam image shows the plume of ash from Thursday morning's explosive eruption at Kilauea (Image: USGS) Webcam image shows the plume of ash from Thursday morning's explosive eruption at Kilauea (Image: USGS)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

A news conference from Hawaii on the latest eruption of Kilauea at approximately 1:45 p.m. EDT. 

RELATED: Watch the live stream on your smartphone or mobile device.

An explosive eruption from Kilauea's summit on Thursday morning sent an ash plume soaring some 30,000 feet into the air, and officials are warning that ash emissions will cover a large part of the Big Island. ?

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