[Geysers] Delayed geyser report Oct. 14-17
pollypanos at earthlink.net
Sat Oct 23 18:10:06 PDT 2010
Here are the geyser times that I have from my trip last weekend. Sorry for the delay in reporting these. (I had to work extra late 4 out of 5 nights this past week.)
Thursday, Oct. 14
Grotto 0746ie (off before 0911); 1556ie
Daisy 0943, 1214, 1450, 1723
Beehive 1029ie (Didn't see it - was occupied somewhere else!)
Fan & Mortar 1042 (details sent in an earlier e-mail)
Riverside 1314 (with a beautiful rainbow)
Castle 1413 major
Grand 1549 G2*Q (The second burst was extremely long! I wish that I had timed it more carefully, but the total duration of the eruption was about 13 minutes.)
Terra Cotta - 3 vents were ie at 1617 and off at 1621. Very pretty!
Friday, Oct. 15
I have just a couple of times to add to what Scott Grisso already reported:
There was a note posted at Great Fountain that it was seen ie at 1415.
Saturday, Oct. 16
Castle minor 0812ns; major 1315ie
Daisy 0819ie, 1328ie, 1607
Beehive - a radio report of 0423
Jet series began 1101
Fountain 1205 d=30m; 1743ie (off 1801)
Grand 0706 electronic; 1718 T1C
Beehive's Indicator 1732ie (as we left Grand)
Beehive - a radio report of 0423; 1734
Great Fountain 1428 P=5
Sunday, Oct. 17
Lion 0710, 0829, 0938
Beehive's Indicator 0706ie (We think that it had only been going a couple of minutes when we confirmed that it was ie.
Plume 0728, 0825, 0927
Oblong 0838ie, 1319ie
Daisy 0943, 1214
West Triplet 1106
Grand 1340 T2*C
Pink Cone 1243ie
Great Fountain 1207 P=7
Kitt called me later to say that Fan & Mortar had erupted at 1820ie and Beehive at 2101.
There was a bald eagle flying around (near Grand) that we saw 3 of the days.
The energy was at Chromatic each time that I walked by.
It was a thoroughly enjoyable fall trip!
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