UK Weather Alert: 95mph Winds And Tidal Surges
Forecasters are warning that parts of Britain should be prepared for some of the worst weather conditions for 30 years
Parts of the UK have been told to expect some of the worst weather conditions for 30 years as a combination of gale force winds and large waves threaten to bring “severe” flooding.
The Environment Agency and Met Office are predicting huge tidal surges that could see water levels breach sea defences along the east coast of England.
Forecasters have warned that sea levels in some places could be as high as in 1953’s devastating flooding – when 326 deaths in eastern counties of England and Scotland exposed weaknesses in Britain’s flood defences.
Train operators are asking commuters to prepare for delays and Scotrail has cancelled all trains before 7am on Thursday, with forecasters predicting 95mph winds and a dusting of snow…
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