Three people die as Storm Ophelia batters Ireland and Britain

Posted In Climate Change, News
Oct
16


Hurricane Ophelia. NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite provided a thermal view of the clouds in hurricane Ophelia as it lashed Ireland. Image source: NASA

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The Irish prime minister, Leo Varadkar, described Ophelia’s impact as a “national emergency.” He said it was the worst storm in Ireland in 50 years…

Read Full Article; Guardian UK (10-16-2017)

Hurricane Ophelia: what a tropical storm is doing in Europe?; Newsweek (10-13-2017)

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