Hurricane Lorenzo, a powerful storm now bearing down on the Azores, is the strongest hurricane to form this far east in the Atlantic. Hurricane Lorenzo: The story of another 'strongest-ever recorded' Earlier this week, Lorenzo was a Category 5 hurricane - the strongest ever recorded in the central North Atlantic. Waves up to 22 meters (72 feet) high and hurricane wind gusts over 200 kilometers mph (124 mph) are forecast for some islands.

Hurricane Lorenzo is predicted to hit stronger than expected as the 'ferocious' storm heads straight for the UK. Articles tagged "hurricane lorenzo" Storm Lorenzo to hit Ireland with disruptive winds and heavy rain Post-Tropical Cyclone "Lorenzo," now known as Storm Lorenzo, is moving toward Ireland and the United Kingdom, bringing disruptive winds and heavy rain. Hurricane Lorenzo rapidly intensified into a Category 5 hurricane Saturday night. Now a Category 2, it could affect the Azores, 850 miles west of Portugal, by Tuesday night. It made landfall in central Mexico early on September 28 as a Category 1 hurricane. It formed in the Bay of Campeche off the east coast of Mexico where it quickly strengthened into a hurricane.

Weather Underground provides tracking maps, 5-day forecasts, computer models, satellite imagery and detailed storm statistics for tracking and forecasting Hurricane Lorenzo Tracker. Hurricane Lorenzo’s parting shot could see parts of England hit by two inches of rain in six hours tomorrow. Storm Lorenzo An orange weather warning has been issued for parts of the Republic of Ireland as ex-Hurricane Lorenzo makes its way west. This article is more than 7 months old Damage expected from the largest recorded storm to make it so far east in north Atlantic Hurricane Lorenzo lashes the seafront in Faial, the Azores. Tail end of Hurricane Lorenzo lashes Britain with 65mph winds today with two inches of rain set to fall in just six hours on Sunday. For the latest on this record-smashing hurricane, check out our latest forecast article here . Wettest and windiest weather today in … Forecasters say Hurricane Lorenzo has become the largest and most powerful hurricane that has made it so far east in the Atlantic. The Category 2 hurricane is expected to hit the Atlantic Ocean Portuguese archipelago of the Azores Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. Residents board up a door in preparation for the arrival of hurricane Lorenzo in Horta, the capital of the Portuguese island of Faial, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019. No Category 5 storm has ever been recorded as far north and east in the Atlantic as Lorenzo was. The black line, when selected, and dots show the National Hurricane Center (NHC) forecast track of the center at the times indicated.