A stricken load boat is heading towards the French coast, sea powers say, however there are trusts it can be corrected before it runs ashore.
The Panamanian-enrolled Modern Express started posting on Tuesday after a breakdown, prompting every one of the 22 team individuals being carried off the vessel.
Endeavors to right it have fizzled, however another endeavor will be made on Monday.
On the off chance that it falls flat, the boat will strike France’s Atlantic coast between Monday night and Tuesday morning.
Awful climate upset salvage endeavors on Sunday, two days after a tow line to the 164-meter (538ft) vessel was softened up unpleasant oceans.
The boat, which is conveying 3,600 tons of timber and burrowing machines, is presently posting at an edge of somewhere around 40 and 50 degrees.
Around 300 tons of fuel are ready, French powers say. The Sud-Ouest daily paper reported (in French) that crisis measures would be placed set up if the boat runs on solid land with a specific end goal to contain the fuel and uproot it.
In 2002, the Prestige oil tanker sank off the shoreline of northern Spain, spilling 50,000 tons of oil and contaminating a huge number of miles of coast.
At 11:00 (10:00 GMT) on Sunday, the Modern Express was around 100km (60 miles) from the south-western French coast, in the middle of Bordeaux and Biarritz