Tropical Storm Ophelia Became the Tenth Hurricane for the Season

Tropical Storm Ophelia Became the Tenth Hurricane for the Season

The storm is the 10th hurricane that has developed in the Atlantic this season.

Hurricane Ophelia is set to batter Britain over the weekendWill Hurricane Ophelia hit Britain? It is moving northeast at about 3 miles per hour but is expected to increase its speed Friday. The hurricane does not now pose a threat to any land.

Here's all we know about Hurricane Ophelia and the United Kingdom weather forecast over the coming days... Ophelia remains well away from any landmasses at the present time.

The US National Hurricane Centre has warned it could strengthen over the next day or so.

Google disables Home Mini's top touch function after a privacy fiasco
This raised a serious privacy concern and Google acknowledged earlier this week that the bug affected a small number of units. Google unveiled the $50 Mini , which goes on sale on October 19, at its event last Wednesday.

Hurricane Ophelia is expected to move towards Europe in the days ahead, Silverang said. 2005 was also the first year that there were more named storms than names on the annual tropical storm naming list, requiring storms after Hurricane Wilma to use the Greek alphabet for naming.

It will coincide with the 30th anniversary of the Great Storm of 1987, which hit southern England overnight on October 15, caused £1 billion worth of damage and left 18 people dead.

A Weather Channel report says Florida is the most likely state to see a hurricane make landfall during this part of the hurricane season.

Related Articles

  • US, Turkish Officials Will Meet to Resolve Diplomatic Crisis

    US, Turkish Officials Will Meet to Resolve Diplomatic Crisis

    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the dispute has not affected the U.S. military's relationship with Turkey's armed forces. President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence have directly called on Erdogan in private meetings to set him free.
    Giant hole the size of ME  reopens in Antarctica's Weddell Sea

    Giant hole the size of ME reopens in Antarctica's Weddell Sea

    Areas of open water enveloped by ice, such as this hole are known as polynias and are formed in the coastal areas of Antarctica. The polynya was observed in the same region in the 1970's, then disappeared and appeared on a few weeks back past year .
    Aamir Khan:

    Aamir Khan: "Azad starts crying when he sees my films"

    Now, Aamir is all set for his next movie 'Secret Superstar' , which will release on Diwali, this year. Sexy Baliye is composed by Amit Trivedi and sung by Mika Singh .
  • JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Shares Bought by Private Wealth Partners LLC

    JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Shares Bought by Private Wealth Partners LLC

    Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund bought 431,600 shares as the company's stock declined 6.04% while stock markets rallied. Doyle Wealth Management boosted its stake in shares of J P Morgan Chase & Co by 1.1% in the 2nd quarter.
    ECP issues non-bailable warrants for Imran Khan

    ECP issues non-bailable warrants for Imran Khan

    Imran and Babar have been embroiled in a legal battle before the ECP and Islamabad High Court for the last three years. Later, when the PTI chief did not submit any response, the ECP issued a second show-cause notice to him on August 24.
    Razer Teases November 1 Smartphone Announcement

    Razer Teases November 1 Smartphone Announcement

    Though were placing our bets on a smartphone since the device shown in the picture looks too small to be a tablet. It's always felt probable that the company was preparing to launch a smartphone, presumably with Android.
  • Is There a Spark Ahead for Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR)?

    Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 0.88939, the 24 month is 0.93425, and the 36 month is 1.13255. It improved, as 41 investors sold DLR shares while 182 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes.
    21-year-old youth dupes Amazon India

    21-year-old youth dupes Amazon India

    According to the report, neither the police nor Amazon elaborated on the process of verification of such refund demands. As per police, Shivam Chopra was successful in making approximately Rs 50 lakh in the span of two months.
    Google launches support for Movies Anywhere

    Google launches support for Movies Anywhere

    Since this service was limited to Disney's movies, it didn't reach lots of consumers. Before today, the sharing capabilities were limited only to Disney.
  • Gucci pledges to go fur free in 'huge game-changer'

    Gucci pledges to go fur free in 'huge game-changer'

    Gucci's move follows a similar initiative by Italian rivals Armani, which a year ago pledged to drop fur from its collections. Gucci says it will no longer use mink, coyote, raccoon dog, fox, rabbit or all other species specially bred or caught.
    Oculus Rift + Touch bundle cut down to $400 permanently

    Oculus Rift + Touch bundle cut down to $400 permanently

    In the future, we'll open up new possibilities for community and co-presence, letting you hang out, play, and explore with others. Companies know that most first time buyers aren't prepared to drop that much money, but now it seems a bit more logical.
    Amazon Canada Unveils Kindle Oasis:

    Amazon Canada Unveils Kindle Oasis: "7" Display, Waterproof, Pre-Order for $389.99

    Amazon is offering a 4G model for the cellular variant in the USA , while in India, it's offering a Wi-Fi + free 3G model. Also inbuilt is Audible, Amazon's standard feature which lets you switch between reading and listening modes more easily.