Storm Event

Severity ? 2

Receptor and Consequence

This event was associated with “huge” waves which saw overtopping and subsequent flooding in many areas of Cornwall BBC, 2016. Vehicles and non-residential properties were among the damaged assets, with some ground-floor property required pumping to remove flood water.


  1. BBC, 2016. Huge waves bring flooding to South West. BBC News. Available at: [Accessed April 10, 2016].