Hurricane Sally is coming in the United States.Hurricane Sally is approaching the coast of the United States. This powerful storm can hit various southern states. That’s why residents of Florida, Mississippi and Alabama have already been warned of the cyclone.
Just a few days ago, Hurricane Laura, a Category 4 hurricane, struck the coast of the United States. Less than a month later, the country is once again facing a tropical storm.
The U.S. Meteorological Agency says the storm turned into a Category-2 storm on Monday. The epicenter was reported below the Pacific Ocean floor, however; no tsunami alert was issued. According to local officials, the cyclone could cause more than 30 centimeters of rain and winds of up to 135 kilometers per hour at various places.
This year, several cyclones are going to hit the United States. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) in the United States said Sally’s impact could cause strong winds as well as flash floods and tidal surges along the country’s coastal area.
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has declared a state of emergency in the area. He also called on locals to prepare for new storms and epidemics to heal the wounds of previous storms. In a tweet on Monday, he warned people about their safety.
The states of Alabama and Mississippi have already declared a state of emergency in the wake of the cyclone. There is also a risk of flooding in Florida, Louisiana.
News Room, September 15,2020