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  • Location: Shirley, Croydon, Greater London
  • Location: Shirley, Croydon, Greater London

    The gusty winds in Croydon, Surrey - Greater London has brought down a tree. No reports of injuries so far.

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  • Location: Canterbury, Kent
  • Location: Canterbury, Kent

    If the winds carry on like this, then my whole street is going to have the same garden! Quite why my neighbours wanted to put the fence up again last week I do not know! it was only going to be blown away!

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  • Location: Southend on Sea, London, Jarnac in France
  • Location: Southend on Sea, London, Jarnac in France

    Hi All

    London Bridge station reported closed due to wind damage, staff being sent home early from my office!!!

    Cheers

    FC

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  • Location: Barnet, North London
  • Location: Barnet, North London

    Perhaps we should start a "Damage Reports" thread!

    I've lost my chimney stack (and numerous roof tiles) :lol:

    smich

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  • Location: Colchester, Essex, UK (33m ASL)
  • Location: Colchester, Essex, UK (33m ASL)

    Colchester - Mersea Road/Monkwick

    Power outage from 1.30pm to 6.00pm.

    Maximum gust according to 1 local weather station - 50mph

    No damage in the immediate area that I know of apart from the usual bin lid drifting etc.

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  • Location: Western Isle of Wight
  • Weather Preferences: Snow, Storm, anything loud and dramatic.
  • Location: Western Isle of Wight

    Unlike further North in the UK the IOW(South Eastern Part at least) was largely unaffected damage wise, from what i saw, i drove from Brading via:- Sandown, Shanklin, Ventnor, St Catherine's Point to Blackgang, then in a straight route back to Brading via Godshill and Apse Heath. (all the above places are on Google Earth)

    When i got to Blackgang however i did note the weather and sea looked much worse to the West and North West.(time of observation (1550Z)

    Russ

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  • Location: Powys Mid Wales borders.
  • Location: Powys Mid Wales borders.
    Worst gale I can remember here in west Manchester. Even worse than Xmas Eve 1997 gale. Awful

    It`s one of the worst storms I`ve known too as you say worse than then I agree.

    There`s more damage down than I thought there was going to be.

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  • Location: Ashbourne,County Meath,about 6 miles northwest of dublin airport. 74m ASL
  • Weather Preferences: Cold weather - frost or snow
  • Location: Ashbourne,County Meath,about 6 miles northwest of dublin airport. 74m ASL

    there was a new windspeed record for dublin airport today. a top windspeed of 92 mph!

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  • Location: Rochdale Northwest UK
  • Weather Preferences: snow
  • Location: Rochdale Northwest UK

    Well the winds missed us today was windy. But not as windy they ment to be eg 70-80mph.Max gust we had today was 30mph so the storms missed us

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  • Location: Cinderford, Gloucestershire
  • Location: Cinderford, Gloucestershire

    Hi guys,

    first post for me! Here in the Forest of Dean we had damaging winds for most of Thursday morning and the first half of the afternoon. Power was cut to around 6,500 homes, at about 1pm, and as i post, has not been reconnected to everyone. Lots of tree and branch damage, fence panels blown down, and tiles removed from roofs.

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  • Location: SE Asia
  • Location: SE Asia

    Been talking to my parents and I they havn't seen anything like what they saw in Burnley yesterday for quite a while. A lot of the garden is damaged, but trees had fallen on roads, corrugated roofs came off factories and the away stand at Burnley has been damaged forcing Norwich fans to sit with Burnley fans in one of the home stands tomorrow.

    Weather wasn't that bad in Plymouth although some of the waves hitting the Hoe were much higher than me, so I kept my distance.

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  • Location: rascas var83
  • Location: rascas var83

    Wiltshire finally got some weather that wasnt just grey mist!

    Lost power yesterday and on investigation found a tree had taken down the power cables and flattened a BMW (lucky she got out) i also "aquired" a pink bath!! no one knows where it came from in my lane but then again we lost a fence panel thats totally disapeered.

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  • Location: Bristol, England
  • Location: Bristol, England
    there was a new windspeed record for dublin airport today. a top windspeed of 92 mph!

    Wow that is impressive!

    92 mph was extremely high for the eastern coast of Ireland when the wind was blowing from the west!

    Only 7 mph short of the highest gust recorded, 99 mph at The Needles on the Isle of Wight.

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  • Location: Lymington Hants
  • Location: Lymington Hants

    Just had another downpour here with two masive flashes of lightning and loud rumbles of thunder!! Dyng away now tho' - it seems that thunder is so much more common in the winter now than when I was a girl....

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  • Location: Western Isle of Wight
  • Weather Preferences: Snow, Storm, anything loud and dramatic.
  • Location: Western Isle of Wight

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    Thought i herd a rumble earlier. We had two heavy hail/rain showers earlier aswell.

    As we are about to change to cold weather. I think i am right hoping is that the temperature drop will be quick, which will lead to fireworks....i hope :drinks:

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  • Location: Truro, Cornwall
  • Weather Preferences: Winter - Heavy Snow Summer - Hot with Night time Thunderstorms
  • Location: Truro, Cornwall

    There is a small chance of Storms today especialy in any Squally Showers!

    Report any Storms here! :wallbash:

    The South is More likely probably to have any Storms as some showers are not of snow!

    There are a few Random Strikes around Ireland at the Moment.

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  • Location: Truro, Cornwall
  • Weather Preferences: Winter - Heavy Snow Summer - Hot with Night time Thunderstorms
  • Location: Truro, Cornwall

    There are now Random strikes around Britain!

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  • Location: Cleeve, North Somerset
  • Weather Preferences: Continental winters & summers.
  • Location: Cleeve, North Somerset

    Nothing here other than four flashes so far out towards Wales. The lightning is bright enough to actually picture what the anvil looks like.

    Had a big thunderstorm last night though with heavy hail and squally winds.

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  • Location: Swansea (West)
  • Weather Preferences: Snow, Thunderstorms, Hot Summers
  • Location: Swansea (West)
    Just had some thunder and lightning, which actually knocked the power off for a couple of seconds.

    The lightning was quite a cool blue flash, also knocked out my internet connection for a while.

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  • Location: sherborne, dorset
  • Location: sherborne, dorset

    a bit late i know, had some cracking thunder and lightning on sat eve and again late sat night, it also knocked out power for a min or so, very loud thunder, very bright lightning, i wasnt expecting that!

    had lots of heavy hail with it.

    i look forward to seeing some snow.

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  • Location: Falmouth, Cornwall
  • Location: Falmouth, Cornwall
    a bit late i know, had some cracking thunder and lightning on sat eve and again late sat night, it also knocked out power for a min or so, very loud thunder, very bright lightning, i wasnt expecting that!

    had lots of heavy hail with it.

    i look forward to seeing some snow.

    Yep, we were subject to both occurences here. Didn't see the lightning, but the thunder late Sat eve was very loud and quite close.

    We didn't lose power though, which is odd, because we usually do.

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