area hit by 70mph winds, leaving 110 without power
100 homes were without power in the Burnham-On-Sea area on Sunday
morning (December 10th) after high winds and heavy rain swept in,
gusts of wind hit the area, bringing down power lines and trees,
and damaging fences and street lights.
properties in the village of Mark, near Burnham-On-Sea, lost power
following the storm, confirmed Western Power Distribution.
rain also caused minor flooding on local roads, with motorists having
to take extra care on the Tesco roundabout in Burnham-On-Sea (pictured
above) and in South Road, Brean, where there were large pools of
County Council was called out to repair several wind-damaged street
lights along Burnham-On-Sea's Esplanade, as pictured below.
small trees were brought down by the winds, and fences were damaged
- included the one pictured below in Burnham's Stoddens Road.
from the Met Office issued a yellow warning in advance of the weather.
in the day, snow arrived
in Burnham-On-Sea as we first reported.