Popocatepetl , Mexique : the surveillance system at Popocatépetl volcano registered 262 low-intensity exhalations.

Popocatepetl , Mexique : the surveillance system at Popocatépetl volcano registered 262 low-intensity exhalations.

April 23 11:40 h (April 23 16:40 GMT)

In the last 24 hours the seismic records of the surveillance system at Popocatépetl volcano registered 262 low-intensity exhalations, which produced small emissions of gas and steam. Also were registered 7 low-intensity explosions and 230 minutes of a low amplitude harmonic tremor were identified.
During some periods of the night, when the cloudy conditions, allowed, blow was observed over the crater, at the time of some exhalations .

At the time of this report there is no visibility towards the volcano.
Other monitoring parameters remain unchanged.

From dawn the volcano has been noticed a faint but not stopping emission of steam and gas that winds blow about northeast , however, at the time of this report, the cloudy conditions not allowed to observe the volcano.
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.

April 24 , 2016.Popocatepetl , Mexique :

Source : Cenapred .

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