Storm Event

Severity ? 1

Receptor and Consequence

This event was associated with a storm surge in Morecombe Bay, which led to coastal flooding in Blackpool, Lancashire (Lamb, 1991; Hickey, 1997).


  1. Lamb, H.H., 1991. Historic Storms of the North Sea, British Isles and Northwest Europe 1st ed., Cambridge University Press. Available at: [Accessed March 13, 2015].
  2. Hickey, K.R., 1997. Documentary records of coastal storms in Scotland, 1500-1991 A.D. Coventry University. Available at: