Storm Event

Severity ? 1

Receptor and Consequence

This event is mentioned in a compilation of historical coastal floods in North West Europe developed by (Hickey, 1997) , and is associated with a storm surge in Southend, Essex. (Zong and Tooley, 2003) report flooding in London during this event.


  1. Hickey, K.R., 1997. Documentary records of coastal storms in Scotland, 1500-1991 A.D. Coventry University. Available at:
  2. Zong, Y. & Tooley, M.J., 2003. A Historical Record of Coastal Floods in Britain: Frequencies and Associated Storm Tracks. Natural Hazards, 29(1), pp.13–36. Available at: [Accessed March 5, 2015]