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Temporary 'Ozone Hole' Formed Over Ireland

5th February 2016

A 'temporary ozone hole' has formed over Ireland & UK due to acid droplets in recent stratospheric clouds destroying ozone, according to London based Meteorologist Simon Cardy who tweeted an image of the hole this morning.

Cardy is a Meteorologist specialising in weather impacts for the Energy Industry (trading, demand forecasting, renewables, power networks). 

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