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Destructive Florence: the hurricane has reached the coast of the USA and threatens nuclear objects


In spite of the fact that the category of risk of disaster has decreased, the authorities have warned inhabitants that you shouldn't pay attention to it, it is impossible to come back to the evacuated settlements the Photo: Zuma\TASS the Hurricane "Florence" has reached the coast of the USA and threatens nuclear objects. He has fallen upon the coast of South Carolina. Despite falling of intensity of a storm to the first category, more than 400 thousand people have remained without electricity in the region. It is reported about wind up to 40 meters per second, flooding of settlements and storm inflow.

In addition a hurricane goes to it directly towards nuclear power plant, the reporter of CNN Martin tells Savage: "The NPP "Bransuik" is in only 6 kilometers from the ocean. The power plant has already suspended work — around build barriers to prevent flooding. In vicinities there are five more other nuclear objects which can appear on the way of a hurricane. The authorities and operator company assure that the NPPs will sustain an elements impact. In addition to it thousands of dams and dams in the region can suffer: rise in water level and storm inflows can lead to damage of designs". The authorities have warned inhabitants of the coast that those didn't pay attention to decrease in category of a hurricane and didn't come back to the evacuated settlements at all. In certain areas of Northern Carolina the water level raising on 3-5 meters is expected. To add BFM.ru to your sources of news?

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