52 people in the Bay Area are taking turns without power!Will there be a major earthquake after the drought?

Temperatures in California have plummeted past 40 degrees Celsius.
The whole state enters a high temperature red warning!

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Record-breaking heat in California

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The entire state of California is facing historic heat waves, and according to the National Weather Service, there are currentlyCalifornia is at its peak of extreme heat.

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This crazy weather is even worse than previously expected,Longer duration and hotter.Heat waves bring not only high temperatures, but also ongoing wildfires and the risk of power outages.

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52 people suffered from power outages, the most in the South Bay
Indeed, with record-breaking energy demand due to a statewide heatwave, PG&E warned Northern California users on Tuesday that there may be50 people experience rolling blackouts.
As of 8:30 last night, more than 5 PG&E customers in the Bay Area were still without electricity.Some users have been in the dark since Monday.
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It is reported that this week's historically rare heat wave will also lead to another peak in electricity consumption. PG&E officials said they have reached out to 52.5 customers to let them know about rolling outages that could last an hour or two.
The areas covered include: South Bay in areas like Morgan Hill, Campbell, Cupertino and San Jose.
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Users can check whether your home will be affected through PG&E's official website, and according to the current map, it can be seen that power outages in some commercial areas of the South Bay may continue.
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The good news, though, is that the sweltering heat will slowly subside after Tuesday, and the weather will gradually normalize until this Saturday.

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However, the people of California were not so happy.Many people have asked online, will there be a major earthquake after the severe drought caused by the extreme heat?

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Is a huge earthquake really coming?
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The picture comes from the surging news network

According to the recentexperience, many people can not help but worry.

As the place with the most hydropower generation in the country, Sichuan has encounteredhistoric drought.However, after the high heat and drought, Sichuan LuA major earthquake of magnitude 6 or higher has occurred.

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Will the same thing happen in California?

Long before the scorching heat,U.S. Geological SurveyCalifornia did an analysis.Because it has been in the Pacific Rim seismic belt, according to the "California Earthquake Prediction Data", the entire west coast of California belongs to the area with the highest earthquake risk factor.Including the famous cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles.

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The survey results show that inBefore 2038, the probability of a 6.7-magnitude earthquake in California is as high as 99.7%; in the same period, the probability of a 7.5-magnitude earthquake is also as high as 46%.

Comprehensive calculation of the probability of an earthquake across the entire state of California. The probability is as high as 99.7%.

Texture experts believe that a"Late" for a hundred yearsBig One, likely in the next 12 months.

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In any case, California residents who have experienced numerous small earthquakes should actively update their self-help kits.Whether it's fighting a power outage, an earthquake, or a hurricane, it all means a lot!

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