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More than 200 thousand people were left without electricity due to hurricane “Harvey”

Более 200 тысяч человек остались без электричества из-за урагана "Харви"A terrible disaster has destroyed electrocommunication in many localities.

In the American city of Rockport, Texas, from hurricane “Harvey” has suffered at least 10 people.

The media also reported about the destruction of buildings.

As informed CBS in his Twitter account, as a result of bad weather about 211 million Americans were without electricity.

“Harvey” compared with the hurricane “Katrina” that in 2005 virtually destroyed the city of New Orleans.

Recall the hurricane of the fourth category “Harvey” reached the US and made landfall in Texas. As reported by the national center for monitoring hurricanes in the USA, the maximum wind speed within the hurricane reaches about 60 m/s. It moves in a North-westerly direction deep into the state at a speed of about 3.6 m/s.

American television talk about the advance of the storm live. It is reported that most of the hurricane threatening the southern districts of the state, where about 4.5 million people.

As reported, the US President, Donald trump declared a natural disaster in the state of Texas in connection with the hurricane “Harvey”. Such measures will provide the necessary support to authorities and residents of the state from the Federal government.

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