Hurricane Ophelia Creates Eerie Conditions Over England Oct 21, 2017

Earlier this week, the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia slammed into Ireland.  It had tropical storm strength, with 50 mph winds, and gusts up to 80 mph.  Rough seas, strong winds, and torrential rain battered the west coast of Ireland.  Hundreds of thousands lost power.  But a little farther to the south, the United Kingdom experienced a very unique sight.  The skies turned red, and an ominous mood struck a chord with residents.  Here’s the story:

For WeatherNation:  Meteorologist Matt Monroe

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