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Hurricane Ophelia Expected To Reach Europe

Hurricane Ophelia became the 10th hurricane of the hyperactive 2017 Atlantic season and could travel towards Ireland in the next few days, according to The Washington Post. Previous forecasts suggest the storm could travel to Spain and Portugal’s Iberian Peninsula as a tropical storm system, the report said. However, the most recent forecast models indicate the storm is moving farther up north. Additional changes are possible and it is also possible the hurricane could remain far enough west of Ireland, causing minor effects, the report said. “This is a relatively unusual track for a hurricane to take, but it’s not unheard of,” said U.K. Met Office forecaster Aiden McGivern in a video. “In…