Mexico declared a threat of floods and mudslides because of the vanishing tropical storm Nate


September 11. Higher levels of anxiety persists in the Mexican state of Veracruz, in which moving tropical storm "Nate." The National Weather Service said today the country that the power of a cyclone in the next few hours will decrease, but warned of the threat of floods and mudslides descent.

Currently the storm is moving west at a speed of 15 km / h, its epicenter wind speed reaches 75 km / h gusting to 85 km / h On the territory of Veracruz created about two thousand temporary shelters.

It is expected that in the near future, "Nate" will bring showers to the territory of the central states of Puebla, Hidalgo and Tlaxcala.

With the threat of the disaster state oil and gas company "Pemex" resulted in a preventive action plan for the disaster. Floating platform located in the Gulf of Mexico evacuated more than 470 workers.

Source: ITAR-TASS

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