On the 3rd of October, a mild low-pressure of about 980 mbar travelled from the south-east of Greenland towards the east, crossing over Iceland on the 5th. On the 6th of October, the low-pressure system was at the north of the UK, creating westerly to south-westerly winds on the south coast of the UK (Boza, 2018).
No known sources of information.
Receptor and Consequence
Shallow flooding was reported in Portsmouth Station (Davison, 1993).
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|Public services||Shallow flooding at Portsmouth Station.|
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*No known sources of information available
- Boza, X. (2018). The Reconstruction and Analysis of Historical Coastal Flood Events from 1800’s in the Solent, UK. Southampton MSc Dissertation.
- Davison, M., Currie, I., and Ogley, B. (1993). The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Weather Book. Westerham, Kent: Froglets Publications Ltd, Brasted Chart.