USA in anticipation of disaster. The most powerful for the last 9 years hurricane Matthew in the coming hours will fall on the southwest coast of the country. In the Caribbean the hurricane destroyed dozens of settlements.
The eye of the hurricane Matthew just a few dozen kilometers from the American coast. Gusts of wind bend the trees and knocked electric poles. In Florida without light more than 60 thousand people. Canceled more than 1.5 thousand flights. Local authorities are confident that the worst is yet to come and urged people to evacuate immediately.
Have left their homes about 3 million residents of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. People in panic are storming the store shelves. On the roads - many kilometers of traffic jams, gas stations ran out of gas. To eliminate the potential damage from the impact of floods in parts of South-West coast of the US pull together the soldiers of the national guard.
Now, the wind in the eye of the hurricane reaches 220 km/h. forecasters do not exclude that cyclone can gain strength. Then it is possible the scenario that experienced by the residents of several States in the Caribbean. In Haiti, the hurricane showed all its power. Dozens of villages wiped from the face of the earth. Killed more than 300 people.
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