Storm Event

Severity ? 1

Receptor and Consequence

This event was associated with localised flooding at a number of locations in the Solent, Hampshire (Ruocco et al. 2011). In Langstone (Havant), occupants of one building were left marooned for two hours as the seawater inundated the high street.


  1. Ruocco, A.C. et al. 2011. Reconstructing coastal flood occurrence combining sea level and media sources: a case study of the Solent, UK since 1935. Natural Hazards, 59(3), pp.1773–1796. Available at: [Accessed March 27, 2015].