Hurricane "Nadine" was formed in the early hours of Saturday in the Atlantic Ocean near Bermuda, according to the National Center warnings about hurricanes USA (NHC).
Awarded the first storm, the minimum degree of danger on a five point Saffir-Simpson scale. Cyclone associated winds gusts up to 130 kilometers per hour. The hurricane is moving at a speed of 24 kilometers per hour in a north-easterly direction. Currently, "Nadine" is 1200 miles from Bermuda.
Tropical storms are named when the speed of an accompanying wind reaches 62 miles per hour. Storm becomes a hurricane when wind speed exceeds 119 kilometers per hour. To hurricane was awarded the first category on the Saffir-Simpson scale that evaluates the potential damage from the disaster, its wind speed is 120 kilometers per hour.