A gale associated with south-easterly winds produced a surge of 0.45 metre at Stornoway during this event (Hickey, 1997).
No known sources of information.
Receptor and Consequence
This event was associated with flooding of a car park and one local road at Stornway (Hickey, 1997).
|Loss of life||*|
|Evacuation & Rescue||*|
|Transport||One local road flooded.|
|Public services||One car park flooded.|
|Water & wastewater||*|
*No known sources of information available
- Hickey, K. R. (1997). Documentary records of coastal storms in Scotland, 1500-1991 A.D. Coventry University. Available at: https://curve.coventry.ac.uk/open/file/aa6dfd04-d53f-4741-1bb7-bdf99fb153be/1/hick1comb.pdf.