Emergency declared in 3 states of U.S as Hurricane Matthew approaches Florida
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 07-Oct-2016

Tallahassee, October 7: Thousands of people in Florida are urged by the Forecasters and public officials to evacuate on account of Hurricane Matthew likely to approach Florida. The U.S. National Hurricane Center has claimed that the storm could be the most powerful and devastating one to strike Florida in 118 years.
Hurricane Matthew, a monster storm that destructed Caribbean regions on Tuesday. The disaster killed at least 323 in Haiti. Extremely dangerous winds of 130 mph (215 kph) that the storm carried destroyed the northwestern part of the Bahamas and now are likely to approach Florida’s Atlantic coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

Daily routine of citizens is disturbed as emergencies are declared and evacuations are ordered in the area. Governor of Florida, Rick Scott successively urged citizens to evacuate the place saying “This is serious. This storm will kill you. Time is running out.”

Authorities have emphasized and brought to focus the threats of the disaster to aware citizens about the need to leave the place. The last major hurricane to make landfall on U.S. shores and that created most destruction was Hurricane Wilma in 2005.