During the last 24 hours through the monitoring system at Popocatépetl volcano 4 low-intensity exhalations were registered. Due to weather conditions we were unable to corroborate the seismic signal with emissions.
Incandescence was observed during short time periods .
At the time of this report there is no visibility to the volcano, however it has been observed the presence of snow due to the current weather conditions; added to this, the Volcanic Traffic Light continues Yellow Phase 2 for which we recommend to the people not to cross the safety limits established.
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.
January 15, 2016. Popocatepetl , Mexique :
Source : Cenapred
Photo : Karel Del Angel