Hurricane “Florence” left without light more than 400 thousand houses in the United Statesbecause of the powerful hurricane “Florence”, which reached the coast in the Eastern United States, left without light more than 400 million homes, according to the Chronicle.info with reference to UKRINFORM.
“South-East power company said the United States, which is almost 440 thousand homes and businesses in North Carolina and South Carolina remained without power on Friday, when the storm “Florence” hit the coast”, – is spoken in the message.
As noted, “Nightingale” brought heavy rains and gusty winds, as a result of raising the water level in the reservoirs flooded Carolina.
To resume supply of electricity to all consumers, it will take several weeks.
The wind speed is now up to 90 km per hour. The wind has weakened since earlier this week it reached 155 km/h.
Earlier it was reported that because of the hurricane most of the coastal cities of Carolina evacuated residents, schools and offices were closed in Georgia. Canceled more than 1.5 thousand flights.