Storm Event

Severity ? 2

Receptor and Consequence

This event was associated with flooding in Tintern, Wales where flood water of 1.5 ft. [0.5 m] in depth inundated the A466, which was subsequently closed as a precaution (BBC, 2006; Haigh et al. 2015). Some non-residential properties were also flooded.

References

  1. BBC, 2006. Warning helps ease flooding fear. BBC News. Available at: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_east/4860348.stm [Accessed October 18, 2015].
  2. Haigh, I.D. et al. 2015. A user-friendly database of coastal flooding in the United Kingdom from 1915–2014. Scientific Data, 2, p.150021. Available at: http://www.nature.com/articles/sdata201521.