New eruptions occurred at the Popocatepetl Volcano in Mexico. In the daily report published by Mexico's National Center for Disaster Prevention (CENAPRED), it was reported that 3 new eruptions and 64 gas and ash outflows were recorded in the Popocatepetl Volcano in the last 24 hours.
In the report, it was stated that the ashes coming out of the volcano crater spread towards the south and southeast directions of the country with the effect of the wind, and it was stated that moderate ash precipitation may occur in the settlements in this region, Ihlas News Agency reported.
Authorities also pointed out that the explosive activity in Popocatepetl will continue on a medium scale, warning residents to stay away from the crater of the volcano and to take precautions against ash precipitation.
The number of explosions recorded at Popocatepetl Volcano, which has seen an increase in its activities in the last 1 year, has increased to 531 with today's explosions.
The sound of the eruptions at Popocatepetl Volcano last April and May was heard for kilometers, breaking the windows of some houses and workplaces.
In addition, due to the eruptions, there were serious ash precipitation that affected the surrounding settlements, while schools were canceled in many cities in the region and airline transportation was disrupted. A total of 113 eruptions were recorded in the volcano throughout 2022.
Source: Ihlas News Agency