In the last 24 hours the seismic records of the surveillance system at Popocatépetl volcano registered on the one hand 34 low-intensity exhalations with slight amounts of ash. Also were recorded 7 explosions .The cloudy conditions not allow observing a weak emission of steam and gas that winds carried northeasterly . In addition, was recorded low amplitude harmonic tremor totaling 16 minutes.
Along some lapses of the night was observed slight incandescence, increasing when main exhalations .
From dawn and up to the time of this report it has been noticed a faint but not stopping emission of steam and gas that winds blow about 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.
December 14, 11:00 h (December 14, 17:00 GMT) .Popocatepetl, Mexico :
Source : Cenapred .
Photo : Karel Del Angel