Large Ash Plume Rises From Guatemala's Pacaya Volcano

A large plume of smoke and ash was seen rising from Guatemala’s Pacaya volcano on March 31.

Guatemala’s National Coordinator for Disaster Reduction (CONRED) said on March 31 the volcano was continuing to expel columns of smoke and ash. According to CONRED, the ash from Pacaya had traveled 75 nautical miles to the south-southwest and was predicted to disperse up to 150 nautical miles. Credit: INSIVUMEH Guatemala via Storyful