Beryl becomes first hurricane of the 2018 season

At 11pm on July 5 Tropical Storm Beryl was located near latitude 10.4 North longitude 44.0 West

Beryl became the first hurricane of the Atlantic season Friday as the storm made its way to the Lesser Antilles, the National Hurricane Center said. Beryl is a very compact storm with sustained winds of 80 miles per hour gusting to 100 miles per hour at times.

The storm strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane from a tropical storm early Friday morning. Forecasters say it is unlikely to have much impact on the island, which is still recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Maria past year.

Tropical Storm Beryl formed as a tropical depression on Thursday, July 5.

Maximum sustained winds are now 30 miles per hour.

Google reportedly in talks to incorporate Duplex into call center industry
Of course, if Duplex also ends up answering calls on behalf of its users, then the AI system may end up only talking to itself. Just last week, Google better detailed Duplex's disclosure mechanism and the calling experience that businesses will hear.

At 11a.m., Hurricane Beryl was located near latitude 10.7 degrees north and longitude 46.5 degrees west or about 913 miles east south-east of Dominica. "It would be best if they are completed by June 1st at the start of hurricane season".

As of 5 pm ET on Thursday, Beryl had winds of 50 miles per hour and was moving to the west at 16 miles per hour. The storm continued moving through the state, bringing heavy wind and rain to Tampa, while causing tornado warnings in the Orlando area.

Hurricane Beryl is expected to produce 2 to 4 inches of rain through Sunday across the southern Leeward Islands and northern Windward Islands.

The storm should begin to weaken once it reaches the eastern Caribbean on Monday. The system is forecast to be close to hurricane strength when moving through the region.

Thai schoolboys not ready for underwater escape
On the surface, a huge military and civilian rescue operation is racing against the clock to bring the boys to safety. But as the group ventured deeper into the cave that Saturday afternoon, the sky opened up and it began to rain.

Beryl is a very compact hurricane. The hurricane centre said it would likely become a tropical storm Saturday and continue strengthening over the next few days while remaining far offshore.

Another storm system now off the coast of North Carolina has a high likelihood of cyclone formation, according to NWS.

Interests elsewhere in the Lesser Antilles should monitor the progress of Beryl, as additional watches could be required for other islands tonight or early Saturday.

The storm should then dissipate to just an area of low pressure by the middle of next week while it is near Cuba.

Watch Grayson Allen, Trae Young Get Into Scuffle During Summer League Game
On the way back up, hands aloft as if he were trying to end the play, Allen appeared to give Young a slight shoulder check. Allen was chasing down a loose ball when his leg got in the way of a player on the Atlanta Hawks.

However, the emergence of Beryl serves as a timely reminder that, despite the long-term forecast of much less activity this season than first believed, storms are always unpredictable.

Related News:

  • North Korea talks: Both sides seek to 'clarify' details

    Nauert said "progress was made" in the meetings Saturday morning , and Pompeo was expected to have more meetings in the afternoon. Trump said North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat. "There are things that I have to clarify as well", said Pompeo.
    How to Watch Sweden vs England

    How to Watch Sweden vs England

    Swedish captain Andreas Granqvist isn't anxious about England enjoying the greater possession and expects his team to stick to their tried and tested approach.
    China imposes retaliatory duties on 800 goods from US

    China imposes retaliatory duties on 800 goods from US

    The US president said America might target Chinese goods worth $500bn - the total value of Chinese imports in 2017. Chinese tariffs will reportedly target United States products such as soybeans, seafood and crude oil.
  • Why Griezmann didn't celebrate France goal against Uruguay

    Why Griezmann didn't celebrate France goal against Uruguay

    Except, those plans could be severely disrupted if Cavani does not recover from a calf injury and misses out on Friday. Both teams have a tendency to score goals in the second half, but Brazil possess a stingier back line.
    Wearing a sombrero, British mayor bans 'wasteman' Donald Trump from Sheffield

    Wearing a sombrero, British mayor bans 'wasteman' Donald Trump from Sheffield

    Several protests in London are already planned and more expected for his Scotland visit. 'She's embarrassed our whole country. His tweet, in which he declared the date of Trump's visit - July 13 - "Mexico Solidarity Day" was shared thousands of times.
    World Cup 2018 quarter-finals three and four previews

    World Cup 2018 quarter-finals three and four previews

    The final quarterfinal encounter will see the host nation Russian Federation take on an impressive Croatia side. However it is worrying for England fans that they have struggled to create chances from open play.
  • Religious order investigated over baby trafficking

    Religious order investigated over baby trafficking

    The Missionaries of Charity were founded in 1950 in Kolkata, India, by Albanian Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu, later Mother Teresa. After being interrogated, he later handed over the list of five such cases where the babies were sold for money.

    Groundnuts may boost male fertility

    About one in seven couples have difficulty getting pregnant and about 40-50% of cases of infertility are attributable to men . The study lasted for almost four months (14 weeks), after which the researchers compared the sperm quality of both groups.
    Tony Parker says he has no problem with Kawhi Leonard

    Tony Parker says he has no problem with Kawhi Leonard

    Parker is the third player in National Basketball Association history to play at least 17 seasons with one team before leaving. Wojnarowski said that the "last straw" for Leonard with the Spurs was when Parker spoke publicly about his injury.
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic tips Sweden for World Cup glory

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic tips Sweden for World Cup glory

    Hopefully, they can continue with it. "We're lads who have come from Barnsley and Leeds and Bolton and Blackburn". If they can keep it up, they have a good chance.
    England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford hits back at critics after penalty heroics

    England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford hits back at critics after penalty heroics

    An average audience of 16.5 million watched the match, with a peak audience of 24.4 million as England won on penalties. If they reach the semi-final you can be sure the fans will be re-watching the highlights for years to come.
    Actress Keri Russell In Talks To Join Star Wars: Episode IX

    Actress Keri Russell In Talks To Join Star Wars: Episode IX

    According to Variety , Abrams met with other actresses about the role, but made his decision about Russell earlier this week. Daisy Ridley , Adam Driver , John Boyega and Oscar Isaac are all expected to return for the latest Star Wars installment.


Most liked

Danilo ruled out for the rest of the World Cup
Not for one minute were they ( Belgium ) going to give up. "We have achieved something that is really handsome and not easy", he said.

Eleven killed, at least 45 missing as torrential rain pounds Japan
In Seiyo, Ehime Prefecture, five were confirmed dead due to the torrential rain, including people swept away in a auto . Mazda Motor Corp stopped production lines at two plants so employees would not have to travel in hazardous conditions.

Thai boys write 'don't worry' to parents as rescue operations continue
Duangpetch " Dom " Promthep, 13: "I'm fine but it's a little bit cold, don't worry and don't forget my birthday". The path out is considered especially complicated because of twists and turns in some narrow flooded passages.

Klamathon Fire ignites in Hornbrook, prompting I-5 closure
Calfire says the fire, called Klamathon , started Thursday afternoon and has forced evacuations in the Hornbrook. A northern California wildfire has spread into OR , triggering evacuations in parts of Jackson County.

Faster software updates are coming to the OnePlus 5 and 5T
Head over the OnePlus Download center to download and install the update on these smartphones. Also, OnePlus has optimised logic for the contact page in the OnePlus Dialer app.

Trump to Blame for Surge in Oil Prices: Iranian Envoy
There are a number of factors behind the recent price rise. "This is a response to the USA sanctions that are squeezing them". Maloney said that "Trump's uncompromising sanctions enforcement will deepen Washington's falling-out with allies in Europe".

Celebrate! Pruitt Is (FINALLY) Out of the EPA!
Representative Gerry Connolly , Democrat from Virginia: " Scott Pruitt's reign of venality is finally over". "We see Mr. Americans deserve an EPA administrator who they know, without a shadow of a doubt, has their best interests in mind.

National Basketball Association summer league: Jordan Bell, Damian Jones to rest against Lakers
If the Charlotte Hornets didn't already have wing depth on the team, Henderson could be a real candidate to earn a roster spot. It appeared to be a strong possibility that Bell and Jones would not play in every summer league game.

Netflix Removing Online Reviews In August
Netflix is about to deprive its more opinionated viewers of the long-held pastime of online user reviews. From July 30, subscribers will no longer be able to post feedback in written form.

Thomas Markle fears he's been 'frozen out' by the Royal Family
Since then, every year members of the Royal family wear attractive dresses and hats and become participants of a sport event. Royal fanatics can't stop buzzing about the black high heels Meghan Markle wore to Royal Ascot this week.

Firmino's Brazil knocked out by Mignolet's Belgium
Augusto was coach Tite's last throw of the dice, the player coming on for Paulinho, with 73 minutes on the clock. The loss marks the third time in four World Cups that Brazil has been eliminated in the quarterfinals.

PM 'confident' he did nothing inappropriate at B.C
I was assigned to cover the August 2000 Creston Musical Festival by my employer and was the reporter referred to in the Editorial. The Prime Minister says he is "confident" he didn't act inappropriately.

Brazil star ruled out for rest of World Cup
Especially, since they've broken their "penalty jinx" in the World Cup by winning it against Colombia in the penalty shootout. I don't think that will be a good idea against Brazil , but I am not sure what else Belgium manager Roberto Martinez will do.

Ford Guts Carbon Tax - Here Is How Much You Save On Gas
Cap and trade, a carbon tax by another name, raises prices on goods and services rather than the taxes on them. It was unclear what, if anything, the Ontario government would implement in contrast to curb resale prices.

Thai diver dies during cave rescue attempt - #GME
Authorities now say there are concerns about falling oxygen levels in the chamber where the boys and their coach are trapped. Some officials said his collapse was due to his oxygen supply running out, but the cause of his collapse was not confirmed.