Storm Event

Severity ? 1

Receptor and Consequence

A predominantly south-westerly gale caused flooding to some agricultural land in Carsethorn during this event, and the beach here was altered in places by a height of 5 ft. [1.5 m] (Hickey, 1997).


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