Last night on the east coast of the U.S. hit "supershtorm" "Sandy," which is already on the way to this country claimed at least 51 lives. Its way across the U.S., "Sandy" started at Antlantik City, reaching the town at eight o'clock in the evening local time (4:00 GMT).
At the moment it is moving to the north, north-east, is affecting 11 states and causing power cuts in them. Just no light at this hour there are about 3 million people.
According to official information, the level of water in rivers and canals, exceeding the record level of 4 meters, began to subside, and the wind speed decreases. However, to the U.S. capital, Washington, Hurricane, "Sandy" has not yet arrived.
The disaster out there waiting in the early morning, local time. In the U.S., Sandy has already claimed 11 lives in seven states and the death toll would almost certainly rise.
In addition, the storm Sandy caused flooding, power lines and breaks even the destruction of homes. The consequences of the hurricane in the states in which he has passed, can only be evaluated in a few hours. But it is already clear that the damage caused by high winds and flooding are enormous.