Popocatepetl, Mexico : 71 exhalations of low intensity were identified.

Popocatepetl, Mexico : 71 exhalations of low intensity were identified.

February 21 11:00 h (February 21 17:00 GMT)

In the last 24 hours, through the seismic records of the surveillance system of Popocatepetl volcano, 71 exhalations of low intensity were identified, along with discharges of steam and gas .
Overnight, glow was observed over the crater .

Along the time covered by this report there has been a release of steam and gas that winds despersed to the southwest .
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 22, 2016. Popocatepetl, Mexico :

Source : Cenapred .

Photo : Volcan Popocatepetl.

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