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California in crisis by powerful storm: apocalyptic images confirm the devastation

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The state of California he experiences difficult moments before the step of a powerful one storm who generated the caída de wild rains which caused serious floods, a situation which led state authorities to declare the state de emergency in general, due to the effects that were captured on video and went viral in the social networks.

There are various areas of the state of California that were flooded this Monday February 5th, an event that caused the dead of one person and I had hundreds of thousands of users without electricity location of the violent storm, the AFP agency informed.

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In the videos shared in the social circles, we observe the floods that arose in Californian streets, while in other areas the exact moment was captured when the chimneys were suddenly filled with water, crossing a river due to the intensity of the storm in the images that seemed have salt of an action film.

The governor of California, Gavin Newsom, declared the state of emergency for the conditions of the upper part of the state. “This is one severe storm with dangerous and potentially impactful impacts mortals“, he stated while the death of a man was confirmed when he left a dead plant in the backyard of his house, according to the policy of the city of Yuba, looking for the Sacramento.

According to the power supply controller PowerOutage.us, one of 700 million customers queried the power supply on Monday without electricity. On the other hand, the aeronautical website Flightaware.com indicated that tens of flights inside and outside the Los Angeles airport were delayed or cancelled.

According to the National Meteorological Service (NWS), it is expected to fall from 13 to 20 centimeters in Los Angeles during this Monday February 5th, with the total rainfall in the last 48 hours being 35 centimeters.

Why did the powerful storm arise in California?

“The conditions are becoming more saturated and the floods that you have will worsen even more because of this additional flood, continuing the plight of sudden floods, urban floods and small arroyos that affect life and are locally catastrophic, as well as a plight of river flows escombros y deslizamientos de terra”, according to the forecast of the National Meteorological Service (NWS) on Mondays.

The organization had previously issued a warning that “a strong system of storms in the Pacific would bring dangerous and impactful floods, snows, winds, coastal floods and heavy waves to California.”

The storm, with gusts of 96 km per hour or more, is part of the so-called “Pineapple Express” (Expreso Piña), a climatic phenomenon that originates in the Hawaiian archipelago where tropical humidity comes from.

With information from AFP.

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