Posts tagged “Signage”

This is a name we are unlikely to forget for some time, but how come a storm is named after a person and who was Ophelia? 
WHY? 
In October 2013, seventeen people died throughout Europe following a storm on St Jude’s day. 
 
After this the Irish and UK Met offices decided to introduce a storm naming system to give a single authoritative name to storms, the first storm was called Abigail in November 2015. 
 
Storms that trigger a status Orange or Red weather warning will be named. 
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