Popocatepetl , Mexico : 33 low-intensity exhalations .

Popocatepetl , Mexico : 33 low-intensity exhalations  .

February 08 , 2016 (1700 GMT February 08)

In the last 24 hours the seismic records of the surveillance system at Popocatépetl volcano registered 33 low-intensity exhalations mainly accompanied by steam, gas and ash. The most important were recorded this morning at 06h53 and 07h33 .
During the yesterday and early today was observed a slight emission of steam, gases with a light ash content.

At night incandescence was observed over the crater increasing with some exhalations .
During this morning a steam-and-gas emission has been observed, moving towards northeast .

CENAPRED emphasizes that people SHOULD NOT go near the volcano, especially near the crater, due to the hazard caused by ballistic fragments .
This type of activity is included within the scenarios Volcanic Traffic Light Yellow Phase 2.

February 09, 2016. Popocatepetl , Mexico :

Source : Cenapred

Photo : Luis Garcia .

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