Scotland braces for Storm Eleanor

Scotland braces for Storm Eleanor

Environment Agency manager, Jeremy Westgarth, said: "We are preparing for the heavy band of rain and strong winds combined with high tides along the Cumbria and Lancashire coast until Thursday".

"There is a small chance of injuries and danger to life, as well as minor property damage, from flying debris".

A yellow weather warning has been issued across the South-east ahead of the arrival of Storm Eleanor tonight (Tuesday).

Later this afternoon they will also be looking to issue Flood Warnings for areas along the coast where we forecast potential flooding of properties.

The fifth named storm of the season would bring a "very windy" spell to Britain on Tuesday night and Wednesday, forecasters said. Indeed, several people took to Twitter to share videos and pictures of flooding in and around the Galway area.

Bills lose McCoy to injury
Williams and his teammates celebrated the first score of his career with choreographed back flops in the end zone. He rushed for just 11 yards on 10 carries while adding two catches for 22 yards on three targets before exiting.

An amber wind warning, valid from 19:30 GMT on Tuesday, has been issued for much of Northern Ireland.

Deputy chief forecaster Dan Harris added that next weekend could bring a return of colder conditions with a risk of frost, ice and wintry conditions, particularly in the north. "It could remain more unsettled in the south".

"Our frontline teams are on the ground, checking defences and may close coastal flood gates".

"Drivers will need to take extra care and expect delays, even on motorways".

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