Storm Event

Severity ? 1

Receptor and Consequence

Strong north-westerly winds caused damage and flooding in some coastal areas around the Firth of Clyde during this event (Hickey, 1997). Many pleasure boats were also reportedly damaged in Gourock Bay.


  1. Hickey, K.R., 1997. Documentary records of coastal storms in Scotland, 1500-1991 A.D. Coventry University. Available at: