+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 40
General Chat Thread, Red Weather Warning Issued (Wales / North England) in General; BBC Weather - Red warning issued for wind Batten down the hatches for the 100mph winds! It's gone pretty mental ...
  1. #1
    CAM
    CAM is online now

    CAM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Burgh Heath, Surrey
    Posts
    4,078
    Thank Post
    812
    Thanked 353 Times in 277 Posts
    Blog Entries
    60
    Rep Power
    280

    Red Weather Warning Issued (Wales / North England)

    BBC Weather - Red warning issued for wind

    Batten down the hatches for the 100mph winds!

    It's gone pretty mental here and I am in the South...

  2. #2

    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Gloucester
    Posts
    326
    Thank Post
    13
    Thanked 27 Times in 26 Posts
    Rep Power
    15
    we have had a door blow open today and destroy itself and a double glazed window with a lot of movement.

  3. #3
    TomDrummer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    Location
    Durham
    Posts
    68
    Thank Post
    25
    Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
    Rep Power
    2
    Mmm, we got the first snow of the year near Durham, last night.
    Didn't last very long, like.

  4. #4

    abillybob's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Shropshire
    Posts
    2,463
    Thank Post
    209
    Thanked 306 Times in 227 Posts
    Rep Power
    205
    I like a bit drama, hopefully the river seven will become so high they shut the Kidderminster road then I won't have to go into work YAY

  5. #5

    DaveP's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Can't talk now: The mother-ship is calling!
    Posts
    8,795
    Thank Post
    351
    Thanked 1,274 Times in 870 Posts
    Blog Entries
    4
    Rep Power
    1126
    Very blowy and wet here but nothing to get worked up about [could be some flooded roads and enforced but that is about it: Other places have it much worse]

  6. #6

    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Location
    Herne Bay
    Posts
    228
    Thank Post
    52
    Thanked 39 Times in 32 Posts
    Rep Power
    14
    Just really windy down here in the South East

  7. #7
    adhutton's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Northeast England
    Posts
    399
    Thank Post
    164
    Thanked 86 Times in 64 Posts
    Rep Power
    54
    The (freezing) rain is coming down sideways here already and the wind is getting up!

    I hope we don't get any power outages during the night or any major water leaks!!!!

    Andrew

  8. #8

    localzuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    Minehead
    Posts
    17,652
    Thank Post
    516
    Thanked 2,443 Times in 1,891 Posts
    Blog Entries
    24
    Rep Power
    831
    Yup. We're getting the tail end of the super-high winds here. Our mini-buses have stopped using the sea-front today as the wind was knocking them all over the place!

    We've got flickering power, roof leaks, the string has snapped on our flag pole so the flag is all over the place, our drains are slowly but surely filling up. The last few days, our water pumps in the boiler house (its underground, so it fills with water if you don't have pumps on) failed and we had a foot of water in there...

  9. #9
    Boredguy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Swindon
    Posts
    568
    Thank Post
    3
    Thanked 128 Times in 119 Posts
    Rep Power
    50
    We've had to lock one set of doors shut since the wind was blowing them open all the time, and most of the 1960's wooden windows have driving rain coming through. Thankfully the sun has now come out during a break in the clouds.

  10. #10
    Arcath's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Lancashire
    Posts
    972
    Thank Post
    102
    Thanked 116 Times in 101 Posts
    Rep Power
    74
    Very windy up here near lancaster, my driving this afternoon has been quite a fun game of dodge the wheelie bin

  11. #11

    Danp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    1,446
    Thank Post
    78
    Thanked 168 Times in 148 Posts
    Rep Power
    147
    Met Office has just put this on Twitter

    Wind gust of 92 mph recorded in Mumbles, South Wales. Also 81 mph at Aberdaron and 76 mph at Capel Curig in North Wales.

  12. #12

    elsiegee40's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Kent
    Posts
    10,713
    Thank Post
    1,784
    Thanked 2,170 Times in 1,605 Posts
    Rep Power
    770
    It suddenly got very, very wet and windy here in West Kent about an hour ago.

  13. #13

    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Location
    Herne Bay
    Posts
    228
    Thank Post
    52
    Thanked 39 Times in 32 Posts
    Rep Power
    14
    Pissing down now

    Got a blown head gasket, Broken Drive shaft... I'm not making it home haha

  14. #14
    StevieM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Liverpool
    Posts
    827
    Thank Post
    328
    Thanked 357 Times in 238 Posts
    Rep Power
    83
    Wind picking up in Liverpool, too. I can see the poplars in the park opposite taking a bit of a hit. It's also triggering my asthma (and I'm still indoors!). I can't abide windy weather.

  15. #15

    localzuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    Minehead
    Posts
    17,652
    Thank Post
    516
    Thanked 2,443 Times in 1,891 Posts
    Blog Entries
    24
    Rep Power
    831
    Our flag pole is bending all over the place - our site manager wanted a bunch of us to go out and take it down! I've said no as I don't want to be killed a flag pole flapping around and braining me!

SHARE:
+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Customer Service Manager - North England
    By RhysLl0yd in forum Educational IT Jobs
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 23rd July 2013, 04:51 PM
  2. OSX and AD - Red Dot login issue
    By agarabaghi in forum Mac
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 18th June 2013, 03:26 PM
  3. Replies: 10
    Last Post: 11th March 2013, 07:21 PM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11th April 2012, 03:07 PM
  5. Replies: 32
    Last Post: 11th April 2011, 01:14 PM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •