Volcanic activity new Mexico City, Mexico

The Popocatepetl volcano near Mexico City has had two explosions, one on Tuesday night and the other on Wednesday morning, spewing steam about a mile into the sky. Mexican authorities have shelters ready and have evacuation routes identified if needed.

Authorities continue to monitor the volcanic activity, and travellers should monitor local alerts for any new developments. Travellers may want to have a safety plan and be aware of evacuation routes.

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