An Indonesian woman walks up a road and past foliage turned white by volcanic ash which hit the village Sunday night in Babedan village, about 3 kilometers (1.8 miles) away from Mount Merapi Monday, May 15, 2006 in Yogyakarta, the capital of Central Java province, Indonesia. Clouds of deadly hot ash, rock fragments and volcanic gas surged down Mount Merapi's slopes Monday, as activity at the towering volcano intensified to its highest level yet.

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