Storm Event

Severity ? 2

Receptor and Consequence

Several locations in Scotland were flooded during this event including Portgordon, Portessie, Buckie Loch and Shelly Head (Hickey, 1997). Reported impacts describe agricultural land being left submerged, and some residential properties in Portgordon, although this was reportedly “very minor”.


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