braced for 80mph wind gusts from Storm Eleanor
Burnham-On-Sea area could experience wind gusts of up to 80mph later
this evening (Tuesday) and during Wednesday, the Met Office has
warned as Storm Eleanor heads into the region.
fifth named storm of the season will bring a "very windy"
spell of weather to the UK, say forecasters.
weather warning has been issued by the Met Office, predicting gales
with gusts of 60mph to 70mph and a chance of gusts of up to 80mph.
Environment Agency has warned that strong winds and high tides could
bring a risk of coastal flooding this week, with spray being blown
over sea walls.
Holt, the Environment Agencys flood duty manager, said: "We
urge people to stay safe on the coast take extreme care on
coastal paths and promenades, and dont put yourself in unnecessary
danger trying to take storm selfies."