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|Eruption Event Movie - October 27, 2004 - On A Low Boil All Day Long|
Wednesday, October 27, 2004, turned out to be a fantastic day to observe Mount St. Helens. It was a beautiful sunny day between several days of rain and clouds. More importantly, Mount St. Helens put on a continuous show of steam. So sit back and enjoy the view under clear skies and a light wind.
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