In the United States, the governors of Georgia, South Carolina and Florida ordered mandatory evacuation of coastal residents due to the approach of Hurricane Dorian, the Associated Press reported .
In the state of North Carolina, they announced an emergency mode. A similar regime was introduced in the states, from where people are evacuated. According to reporters, in South Carolina alone, evacuation will affect more than 800 thousand people.
We cannot make everyone happy. But we believe that we can save everyone’s life.
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The hurricane intensified to the maximum, fifth category on the Saffir-Simpson scale and has already hit the Bahamas, the maximum wind speed reaches 290 kilometers per hour. Dorian is expected to reach the Florida coast by the evening of September 2. Meteorologists believe that “Dorian could become the most powerful hurricane since 1992 after Andrew.”
US National Security Advisor to the US President John Bolton advised US citizens not to approach the sea coast. “Be smart, be safe, be cheerful,” he wrote.
“Pray for Abaco because Dorian has come.”
On August 30, Donald Trump canceled his visit to Poland in connection with the hurricane Dorian approaching Florida. “It is very important for me to be here. Apparently, the hurricane can be very serious, ”he told reporters.