Banos Ecuador: Tungurahua volcano, mudflows, remains at orange alert

Posted on July 27, 2013 • Filed under: Ecuador, TRAVEL, Weather/Climate

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From Jorge Ordonez, the Geophysical Institute at the Observatoire de Guadalupe, said the volcano’s activity is still high. Meanwhile, it maintains orange alert. The decline of lahars (mudflows stone) because of the rain last Thursday in the sector of the volcano Tungurahua obstruction caused road between the Los Birds (Baños, Tungurahua) with Penipe (Chimborazo).This led to the closure of the vehicular traffic in areas Juive, CUSU and Bilbao. Read Article

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