Hurricane Ophelia: 9-18 October 2017


This case study describes the evolution and the life cycle of hurricanes in general and the evolution of hurricane Ophelia (2017) in particular. 


This module and the adjoined simulator treat the hurricane Ophelia that threatened Europe in 2017 and hit the coast of Ireland in October that year. 

In this module, you will learn more about hurricanes in general and about the evolution of Ophelia in particular from the very beginning over the Atlantic until its final stage over Ireland.

In the adjoined simulator, you will forecast the warnings related to hurricane Ophelia and the dangers that arose with this weather situation. 

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