Storm Event

Severity ? 1


In this event, wind was blowing from the south-west and coincided with a spring tide (Boza, 2018).


No known sources of information.

Receptor and Consequence

This event saw flooding of about three streets in Portsmouth (Boza, 2018).

Summary Table

Loss of life *
Residential property *
Evacuation & Rescue *
Cost *
Ports *
Transport 3 streets were flooded in Portsmouth.
Energy *
Public services *
Water & wastewater *
Livestock *
Agricultural land *
Coastal erosion *
Natural environment *
Cultural heritage *
Coastal defences *

*No known sources of information available


  1. Boza, X. (2018). The Reconstruction and Analysis of Historical Coastal Flood Events from 1800’s in the Solent, UK. Southampton MSc Dissertation.