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Storm Bronagh: Second storm to batter UK and Ireland is named - and will bring high winds and heavy rain

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:47:00 +0200themirror (en)

Storm Bronagh has been officially named and will bring heavy rain to Ireland and the UK on Thursday. The second named storm of the season was christened today - just hours before it hit Ireland with heavy rain. : "Storm Bronagh brings potential for very strong winds on Thursday evening and overnight into Friday morning.

COLLISION COURSE Where is Hurricane Helene now and when will the storm hit Britain?

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 04:34:00 +0200thesun (en)

STORM Helene has struck Britain, bringing gales of up to 70mph. Here is what is known about the ferocious hurricane. Hurricane Helene is forecast to make a beeline for Britain bringing maximum sustatined winds of 73mph Where is Hurricane Helene? started out as a major storm in the Atlantic, whipping up winds of more than 70mph.

Watch Florence from its start to finish in one minute

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:51:00 +0200charlotteobserver (en)

While residents of North and South Carolina try to recover from the devastating impacts of Hurricane Florence, the National Weather Service has produced a video of the storm and its long journey from the mid-Atlantic to landfall. The one-minute time lapse video begins on Aug.

Watch Florence from its start to finish in one minute

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:25:00 +0200heraldonline (en)

While residents of North and South Carolina try to recover from the devastating impacts of Hurricane Florence, the National Weather Service has produced a video of the storm and its long journey from the mid-Atlantic to landfall. The one-minute time lapse video begins on Aug.

UK weather forecast: Amber severe weather warning as Britain braced for Storm Ali

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:31:00 +0200express (en)

Amber severe weather warnings for the north of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland were issued ahead of Storm Ali's arrival in the early hours of Wednesday. Journeys by road, rail and air are likely to be disrupted and the conditions could also damage buildings, lead to power cuts and blow over trees.

Will Storm Ali hit Birmingham? When and where 80mph winds set to batter UK revealed

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:03:00 +0200birminghammail (en)

Journeys by road, rail and air are likely to be disrupted and the conditions could also damage buildings, lead to power cuts and blow over trees. Ali is first on the storm names list for 2018-19 announced by the Met Office and Met Eireann, which has run the Name Our Storms scheme for four years.

Storm Ali: Met Office issues "danger to life" UK weather warning with 80mph winds and heavy rain

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:18:00 +0200themirror (en)

is set to batter parts of the UK a day after the remnants of former hurricane Helene slammed areas with 80mph winds and heavy rain. Amber and yellow "danger to life" warnings for wind have been issued ahead of the first named storm of the 2018-19 season.

But, thankfully, it appears Birmingham won't be impacted too harshly by the battering winds, strengthening gales and blustery showers

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:50:00 +0200tamworthherald (en)

Journeys by road, rail and air are likely to be disrupted and the conditions could also damage buildings, lead to power cuts and blow over trees. Ali is first on the storm names list for 2018-19 announced by the Met Office and Met Eireann, which has run the Name Our Storms scheme for four years.

Will Storm Ali hit Birmingham? When and where 80mph winds set to batter UK revealed Birmingham Mail

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:38:00 +0200msn-uk (en)

Dangerous flying debris and travel cancellations are expected as the first named storm of the season brings strong winds of up to 80mph to the UK and Ireland . But, thankfully, it appears Birmingham won't be impacted too harshly by the battering winds, strengthening gales and blustery showers.

Scotland's weather: Why has it changed from Storm Helene to Ali?

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:07:00 +0200TheScotsman (en)

Heavy winds are set to batter Scotland tomorrow as Storm Ali - the first of the season - makes its presence felt. The Met Office has now issued an amber "be prepared" weather warning for large parts of central Scotland, due to last from 8am to 5pm tomorrow, while a yellow "be aware" warning will be in force for all of Scotland until 10pm.

Unlikely Victims of Climate Change Include Major International Airports

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:28:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

All it takes is a glance at a current satellite image of the Earth to recognize that we're currently in the midst of several meteorological events. A wide-ranging cluster of clouds indicates a typhoon that has hit the Philippines; on the other side of the world, Hurricane Florence has ravaged parts of the U.

Mild and windy weather in Surrey today - here's why

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:02:00 +0200surreymirror (en)

You may have left the house early today (Tuesday) and felt it was particularly difficult to keep your hair in place or to walk against the wind. It turns out we may be feeling the effects of ex-Hurricane Helene , which had been expected to hit the UK today.

Storm Ali: Met Office issues "danger to life" UK weather warning with 80mph winds and heavy rain

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:02:00 +0200themirror (en)

Storm Ali is set to batter parts of the UK a day after the remnants of former hurricane Helene slammed areas with 75mph winds and heavy rain. Amber and yellow "danger to life" warnings for wind have been issued ahead of the first named storm of the 2018-19 season.

Storm Ali: Met Office issues "danger to life" UK weather warning with 75mph winds and heavy rain

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:34:00 +0200themirror (en)

Storm Ali is set to batter parts of the UK a day after the remnants of former hurricane Helene slammed areas with 75mph winds and heavy rain. "Danger to life" warnings have been issued ahead of the first named storm of the 2018-19 season. Ali could disrupt travel, damage buildings, bring down trees or knock out electricity, the Met Office warns.

COLLISION COURSE Where is Hurricane Helene now and when will the storm hit Britain? AFTER Helene passed the southernmost islands of Cabo Verde the hurricane has been spiralling in a northwestern direction over open waters of the Atlantic.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:37:00 +0200thesun (en)

HURRICANE Helene has struck Britain, bringing gales of up to 70mph. Here is what is known about the ferocious storm. Hurricane Helene is forecast to make a beeline for Britain bringing maximum sustatined winds of 73mph Where is Hurricane Helene? started out as a major storm in the Atlantic, whipping up winds of more than 70mph.

Florence downgraded to tropical storm, brings flood and wind concerns for western Carolinas

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:27:00 +0200foxcarolina (en)

(FOX Carolina) Hurricane Florence made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, NC as of 7:15 AM Friday morning with winds of 90 mph. Tropical Storm Florence has weakened further, now packing 65 mph winds near the center as it gets close to Myrtle Beach. The storm is moving slowly at only 5 mph, but will pick up speed into this weekend.

COLLISION COURSE Where is Hurricane Helene now and when will the storm hit Britain?

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 04:43:00 +0200thesun (en)

HURRICANE Helene is on its way to Britain, bringing gales strong enough to tear down trees. Here is what is known about the ferocious storm. However, despite calming down, forecasters are now warning that the storm is about to batter Britain with a vengeance.

Hurricane tracker LIVE map: Latest satellite images of storms in the ocean right now

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:17:00 +0200express (en)

Depending on meteorological conditions such as ocean temperatures and wind shear, the strength and severity of the storms can change rapidly. Tropical storm Helene , tropical storm Joyce, Hurricane Florence, typhoon Mangkhut, tropical storm Isaac and tropical cyclone One all churned through the world....

National wind warning issued and 'intense bursts of rain' expected

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 23:14:00 +0200thejournal (en)

Met Éireann has also warned about flooding risks, and between midday and midnight 25 to 40mm of rainfall are expected over western counties. Following a briefing about the former hurricane today, a spokesperson said: “The arrival of Helene heralds the beginning of a very active period of weather....

UK weather forecast storm warning: Storm Ali to lash Britain with 60mph winds

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 22:01:00 +0200express (en)

And if it achieves sufficient power, the weather system will be known as Storm Ali, in accordance with the naming convention adopted by the Met Office and Met Éireann, the Irish meteorological service. With hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean well underway, recent weeks have seen several storms....

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