Receptor and Consequence
This was event was associated with localised flooding in areas of the Solent, Hampshire (Ruocco et al. 2011; Haigh et al., 2015). Local roads were inundated in Cowes and Hamble-le-Rice, some up to 1 m in depth. Minor overtopping was observed in Old Portsmouth and Langstone. Coastal flooding was also reported in the Severn Valley at Gloucester (Zong and Tooley, 2003).
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- Zong, Y. & Tooley, M.J., 2003. A Historical Record of Coastal Floods in Britain: Frequencies and Associated Storm Tracks. Natural Hazards, 29(1), pp.13–36. Available at: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1023/A%3A1022942801531 [Accessed March 5, 2015].