Rus News Journal

the Storm " Charles " has amplified before hurricane of the first category of danger

Moscow, 16 sen - News. the Tropical storm " Charles " raging in Gulf of Mexico and already brought downpours on peninsula Yucatan, on Thursday has amplified before hurricane of the first category of danger on a five-point scale of Saffira - Simpson, it is SPK in a MSG on a site of the National CTR of forecasting of hurricanes in Miami (USA).

According to meteorologists, hurricane epicentre is now approximately in 500 kilometres 2 jugo - to the east from the Mexican city of Tuspan (coastal state of Veracruz). The cyclone moves on the West with speed of 19 kilometres per hour. The strength of wind in hurricane epicentre reaches 120 kilometres per hour.

At the Mexican coast from the city of Veracruz B4 cape Kabo - Roho (in the north of staff) is declared storm warning.

Experts of the American CTR do not exclude that as approaching coast of Mexico hurricane " Charles " will gain in strength.