Hurricane Ophelia (2017)

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Hurricane Ophelia
Category 3 major hurricane (SSHWS/NWS)
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Hurricane Ophelia at peak intensity sooth o the Azores on 14 October
Formed9 October 2017
Dissipatit19 October 2017
(Extratropical efter 16 October)
Heichest winds1-meenit susteened: 115 mph (185 km/h)
Lawest pressur960 mbar (hPa); 28.35 inHg
Fatalities3 direct, 47 indirect
Damage> $1.18 billion (2017 USD)
Areas affectedAzores, Portugal, Spain, Fraunce, Ireland, Unitit Kinrick, Scandinavie, Finland, Roushie
Pairt o the 2017 Atlantic hurricane an
2017–18 UK an Ireland windstorm saisons

Hurricane Ophelia (kent as Storm Ophelia in Ireland an the Unitit Kinrick while extratropical) wis the eastrenmaist Atlantic major hurricane on record.