Inflation surged to 2.9 percent, more than forecast and way above the BoE's 2 percent target as households paid more for fuel and clothing, complicating policymakers' job of explaining why they are not raising interest rates.
The ONS said excluding oil prices and other volatile components such as food, core consumer price inflation rose by 2.7 percent, stronger than economists' expectations of 2.5 percent.
"Our view is that United Kingdom monetary policy will remain unchanged again this month, although the risk is the MPC sounds increasingly uncomfortable about a sleepy market attitude to interest rates", Deutsche Bank economists Mark Wall and Oliver Harvey said in a note on Tuesday.
However, Ben Brettell, senior economist at Hargreaves Lansdown, said inflation is likely to move lower before the end of the year: "It looks likely that inflation will fall back in the coming months, as the effect of Brexit-induced sterling weakness falls out of the year-on-year calculation".
The BOE's dilemma contrasts with the landscape faced by central banks including the U.S. Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank, which are instead facing subdued inflation despite above-par growth.
"I see more deflationary forces than inflationary in the world economy at present".
"With the Bank of England meeting this week the hawks may well be emboldened by today's price growth, but with the pay squeeze entrenching itself more deeply month by month the policy hawks (wanting a rate hike) will find their room for manoeuvre sorely limited", said Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG trading group, said following Tuesday's data.
Two members of the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee are already voting for higher rates, in part in defence of the pound.
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"Over the long term, inflation is rarely a country-specific phenomenon, especially for developed, open, market economies".
The storm is continuing to move farther inland and is approaching the Georgia-Alabama border, a hurricane center forecaster says. The hurricane was responsible for at least 26 deaths, including 10 in Cuba , as it passed through Caribbean island nations.
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Authorities are still surveying damage from the record-breaking storm, and this story will be updated as more details emerge. At the moment Irma is making its slow fateful right turn that will put it on a collision course with Florida's west coast.
In Bonita Springs, on Florida's hard-hit southwest coast, large areas were flooded and the entire city was without power. Tampa's storm surge could be between five and eight feet. "This is your last chance to make a good decision, " Gov.
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The cats and the museum are popular with visitors to the island, which is the southernmost point in the continental United States. Sands felt an obligation to take care of the property and the cats, which famously have six and even seven toes in some cases.
Sheriff Mike Williams warned that the river ― which runs through the city ― could rise 6 feet above normal water levels. Water from the Trout River poured onto the streets and filled the parking lot of the nearby Trout River Fish Co.
Irma remains off the west coast of Florida as it moves past Miami, but the city is being buffeted by high winds and heavy rain. With Irma, the forecast track along the Gulf coastline will expose more of Florida's cities to the stronger side of the storm.
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U.S. oil slides 3 percent as Irma threatens demand
Irma is the second Category 5 storm, though now downgraded to Category 4, in the USA region in a fortnight after Hurricane Harvey. In the case of Irma, analysts are more anxious that devastation wrought by the storm could sharply reduce demand for energy.
Irma downgraded but troubles remain
A 10- to 15-foot storm surge that was predicted did not materialize; Murphy said the storm surge was between 3 and 4 feet. So there's concern that structures there might not be as strongly built as some of - more down in South Florida .
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South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster on Sunday night issued a mandatory evacuation for some barrier islands, CNN reported . The core of Hurricane Irma , potentially with winds gusting over 150 miles per hour or more , is going to come close.
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