Another mass blackout in new York, now in this unbearable heat


Еще одно массовое отключение света в Нью-Йорке, теперь - в невыносимую жару

For the second time this month, new York is experiencing a major outage. After burning out a large power cable that left the entire Manhattan in the dark, a severe thunderstorm caused disruptions in the supply of electricity for 30 thousand inhabitants of the Big Apple – what in the intense heat.

Tens of thousands of new Yorkers lost not only without light, but without air conditioning Sunday, when the heat in the city reached a peak. A neighborhood in Brooklyn dropped serve after 5 hours in the evening. The largest outage occurred in Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan, said mayor bill de Blasio (Bill de Blasiо).

According to the National weather service, the average temperature in new York on Sunday was 39 degrees Celsius, in the heart of times square – almost 45.

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