Tropical storm Laura begins to scare experts

September 30th, 2008 - 11:55 pm ICT by David M N James  

As the hurricane season nears its last quarter, a new storm is rampaging in the coasts of Scotland.

Tropical storm Laura has already formed and gained strength. Tropical storm Laura is forecast to strike Scotland at about 04:00 GMT on 5 October. This is alarming since peace and tranquil is what residents want, but news of hurricanes seem to wreak havoc in homes and companies due to destruction and extreme financial crisis arising due to these pitfalls. US National Hurricane Center has supplied data that indicate that the point of landfall will be near 57.7 N, 8.2 W. Laura’s forecast shows that, the tropical storm will bring 1-minute maximum sustained winds to the region of around 92 km/h (57 mph). The speed and the strength of the wind are projected to be extremely high. Experts in the National Hurricane center project that these wind gusts in the area may be considerably higher. According to officials at the National Hurricane Center, Laura is an “extremely dangerous” storm.

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