Tall Plume Rises From La Palma Volcano as Ash Closes Airport

La Palma airport was closed early on Thursday, October 7, due to what airport operator Aena said were accumulations of volcanic ash.

Daniel Palacios posted this video to Twitter the evening before, showing a tall plume of smoke, gas and ash spreading from the Spanish island’s Cumbre Vieja volcano. Credit: Daniel Palacios via Storyful

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