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‘Rafael Could Become A Hurricane By Monday’

‘Rafael Could Become A Hurricane By Monday’

[Updated: The Bermuda Weather Service has issued a Tropical Storm Watch] Tropical Storm Rafael could become a hurricane by Monday [Oct 15] and a Tropical storm or Hurricane Watch may be required for Bermuda later today, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center [NHC]. “Maximum sustained winds are near 50 mph…85 km/h…with higher gusts.... Read more of this article

Tropical Storm Rafael “Threat” To Bermuda

Tropical Storm Rafael “Threat” To Bermuda

[Updated] Tropical Storm Rafael is a “potential threat” to the island, the Bermuda Weather Service said today [Oct 13]. Its closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hrs [3 days] is forecast to be 185 nm to the south at 12pm on Tuesday, October 16.Rafael — the 17th named storm of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season — has... Read more of this article