Tag: Hurricane Ophelia 2005

  • Hurricane Ophelia: An Erratic and Prolonged Threat to the East Coast in September 2005

    Hurricane Ophelia: An Erratic and Prolonged Threat to the East Coast in September 2005

    Hurricane Ophelia, the fifteenth named storm and eighth hurricane of the unprecedented 2005 Atlantic hurricane season, exhibited an erratic path off the East Coast of the United States, posing challenges for forecasting and emergency preparedness efforts. This research article examines the development, track, impacts, and aftermath of Hurricane Ophelia, focusing on the areas affected before,…