Gales whip up storm waves in Burnham-On-Sea
force winds created stormy scenes along Burnham's seafront on
of up to 50mph sent big waves crashing onto the sea wall at high
tide shortly after 6pm, as pictured here.
Environment Agency closed the town's flood gates at the top of
the jetty, Maddock's Slade and at the Sailing Club as a precaution.
conditions were ideal for several windsurfers who were seen being
blown across the bay at high speed.