Lava moving closer to Isaac Hale park, Pohoiki boat ramp

Several lobes of fissure 8 lava are entering the ocean along a broad front, with the southwestern edge of the entry shown here. The southern margin of the lava flow was about 700 m (0.4 mi) from the Pohoiki boat ramp this morning. (U.S. Geological Survey/Special to West Hawaii Today)

HILO — Lava from Kilauea’s lower East Rift Zone eruption continues to advance toward Isaac Hale Beach Park and Pohoiki boat ramp.