In the United States, hurricane Hanna has reached southern Texas. The big storm is characterized by strong winds reaching 145 kilometres an hour and heavy rains.
State governor Greg Abbott declared a state of disaster in 32 counties. Abbott stated that the coronavirus spread will continue to complicate the situation and even endanger the rescue operation.
State authorities appealed to residents to obey notices issued by the emergency services, while President Trump said the authorities are studying the situation.