authorities are preparing for the upcoming meeting of the country to
the east coast hurricane, "Sandy", whose victims in the Caribbean are
already about 60 people. |
President Barack Obama called on the population to take the impending storm very seriously.
Several states declared rizhim emergency, closed schools and halted public transportation. According to forecasts, the element will fall on areas with a population of several million people.
Experts fear that when "Sandy" will come to the bank, its power will increase significantly.
Instead of the planned series of pre-election speech, President Obama
addressed the people of the state on the east coast with a call to
protect themselves and their loved ones. Scheduled meetings with voters overturned and his opponent, Republican candidate Mitt Romney.
Major international airlines, including Air France, British Airways and
Virgin Atlantic have canceled Monday transatlantic flights to New York,
Baltimore, Newark, Washington, Boston and Philadelphia, and from these
According to the National Hurricane Research Center USA, on Monday at
03:00 GMT on center "Sandy" was at a distance of approximately 760 km
south-east of the city of New York.
With winds reaching speeds of 120 kilometers per hour the storm, which
is also dubbed the "Frankenshtormom" can cause coastal flooding danger.
President Obama called on people in the country to treat storm with seriousness Ovsey
It is expected that on Monday, when the hurricane reaches land
somewhere in the states of Virginia and New England, the wind speed
Meteorologists fear that the full moon hurricane "Sandy" could merge
with another storm that is coming from the west, threatening dangerous
Experts note the unusual width of the hurricane - to 835 km. It moves quite slowly - at a rate of 25 km per hour - in the direction of north-east USA and can cover nearly 12 states. It is believed that the storm will last 24-36 hours.
According to the forecasts of meteorologists, the hurricane will bring
heavy rains and snowfall, extreme storm conditions and power outages.
Emergency declared in Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, and the coastal province of North Carolina.
The hurricane has made adjustments to the election campaigns of the two candidates for the U.S. presidency.
Republican candidate Mitt Romney canceled his Sunday speech in
Virginia, and President Barack Obama - a meeting with voters in Virginia
Obama also canceled his appearance in the critically important for the
outcome of the election in Ohio to be in the White House during the
passage of the hurricane. However, he left in his schedule for Monday rally in Florida, to be attended by former President Bill Clinton.
During a Sunday visit to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the
U.S., Obama has promised that his government's response to Hurricane
"Sandy" will be a serious and timely.
New York City is preparing for "Sandy."
National Railroad Passenger Corporation Amtrak suspended U.S. trains on the north-east. In addition, nearly 7,000 canceled flights.
On Sunday in New York after seven in the evening local time stopped working underground, buses and trains. On Monday, all schools will be closed.
Hurricane width exceeding 800 km
Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the evacuation of 375,000 people from areas at risk of flooding.
"If you do not move out of their homes, you endanger not only their
lives but the lives of the rescuers, who will come to your aid," - he
On Sunday, October 28 after the restoration that ran year, re-opened to
the public the Statue of Liberty, but after the first round of army
cadets it was closed again - at least until Wednesday.
On Monday, as well as, possibly, on Tuesday, will not work and the New York Stock Exchange.
Such precautions have been taken in the past year during the approach to the east coast hurricane "Irene". Killing more than 40 people in several states from North Carolina to Maine and caused damage of $ 10 billion.
Hurricane Sandy closes in on US East Coast.
Hurricane Sandy is closing in on highly populated areas of the US east coast threatening storm surges and devastating flooding.
In New York City, thousands of people have been ordered to
leave their homes and evacuation shelters have been set up in 76
Public transport has been halted and the New York Stock Exchange closed.
Forecasters fear Sandy will become a super-storm when it collides with cold weather fronts from the west and north.
Sandy has already killed 60 people after sweeping through the Caribbean in the past week.
Campaigning for the US presidential election has also been disrupted, eight days ahead of election day.
At 05:00 EDT (09:00 GMT), Sandy
was churning about 385 miles (615km) south-east of New York City, the
National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.
Worryingly, forecasters said its maximum sustained winds had increased to 85mph (140km/h) from 75mph recorded hours earlier.
The vast hurricane, about 520 miles (835km) across, is moving
slowly north and could linger over as many as 12 states for 24-36
hours, bringing up to 25cm of rain, 60cm of snow, extreme storm surges
and power cuts.
The eye of the storm is expected to barrel across the coast of mid-Atlantic states by Monday night, the NHC said.
As it will hit the US East Coast just before Halloween, it is being dubbed a "Frankenstorm".
With emergencies declared in several east-coast states, many workers were staying at home on Monday.
New York City's subway, bus and train services were suspended from Sunday evening, and schools are shut.
Taxi driver Peter Franklin told the BBC that the city was "shut down".
"I feel like I am living in a science fiction movie," he said.
Hundreds of thousands of people from Maryland to Connecticut were ordered to leave low-lying coastal areas.
They included about 375,000 in lower Manhattan and other areas of New York City and another 30,000 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
BBC Weather: Hurricane Sandy forecast
President Barack Obama declared emergencies in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Visiting the Federal Emergency Management Agency (Fema) in
Washington on Sunday, he vowed the government would "respond big and
respond fast" after Sandy had passed.
"My message to the governors as well as to the mayors is
anything they need, we will be there, and we will cut through red tape,"
Authorities warned that high tides triggered by a full moon
could create storm surges of up 11ft (3m), sending seawater surging
through parts of lower Manhattan.
The United Nations headquarters in New York also shut down.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg described it as "a serious and dangerous storm."
Addressing those who had been advised to leave, he said: "If
you don't evacuate, you are not only endangering your life, you are also
endangering the lives of the first responders who are going in to
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie echoed his words, saying: "Don't be stupid. Get out."
Amtrak has suspended passenger train services across the
north-east and air travel has been badly hit, with some 6,800 flights
The Statue of Liberty was reopened on Sunday after a year of
renovation, but only a group of army cadets got a tour before it was
shut again until at least Wednesday.
Some 200 National Guardsmen will patrol Manhattan and 300 more will be deployed in Long Island.
From the message, "The forecast meteorologists at the hurricane season in the U.S.. Commentary astrologer" . publication, April 5, 2012.
If we consider the effect on the atmospheric processes in the Atlantic,
from the perspective of astrology, we should note the following factors
and stressful period.
Jupiter will enter the sign of Gemini, the air element, June 11, 2012. In
the method of "Astrology as a security system" - the period of transit
of Jupiter on air sign correspond to active, powerful atmospheric
processes and anomalies. Hurricane "Katrina" - USA-New-Orleans-2005-Jupiter in the sign of Libra.
In a sign of Cancer, the element of water-Jupiter will June 26, 2013. Till
this day active sound elements of air, hurricanes, cyclones and
anticyclones, tornado, tornadoes, typhoons, abnormal atmospheric
3, 2012 Mars will enter the sign of Libra and will form the beginning
of August 2012 - T-square to Uranus-Pluto in the cardinal signs. This
intense planetary configuration means corresponds powerful atmospheric
processes, hurricanes, tornadoes, tornadoes, storms, anomalous wind
speed, seismic anomalies.
In addition, the U.S. horoscope, from June 2012 to 2015 inclusive, is projected exactly squaring Uranus and Pluto. Means influence on the structure of the state, the economy, infrastructure, communication-intense powerful natural factors.
Transit - June 23, 2012. Turning T-square Mars-Uranus-Pluto in the projection on the U.S. horoscope from July 3, 2012.
on the foregoing, it must be assumed that the hurricane seasons, 2012 -
2015 will be of abnormal, destructive to the U.S. East Coast.
Likelihood of abnormal hurricane the U.S. East Coast in the summer and fall of 2012 from the perspective of the method of "Astrology as a security system" is = 85% - yes, by 15% - not (with an average of 52%).
Research linking seismic activity, volcanic activity, intense
manifestations of the elements with space factor, the gravitational
fields of the method are carried out in "Astrology as a security system." Software- ZET GEO.