MOST Devastating Storm Eleanor in UK: Power Cut, 150 Flood Alerts and Travel Disruption (Updated)

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Storm Eleanor 100mph hurricane-force gusts hit Britain and result in power cut and massive floods.

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Update: (5:00 a.m. EST Dec.18):

  •  27,000 people have experienced power cut in Ireland, stated Reuters;
  • Tens of thousands of people are still left without electricity;
  • 2 people died on Basque coast and one was killed by a tree;
  • Around 20 people injured by fallen trees in Hampshire, Warwickshire in UK, and in France, Germany, and Switzerland;
  • Eleanor brought winds of up to 100 miles per hour;

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Source: Reuters

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Source: independent.co.uk

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Source: independent.co.uk

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Source: independent.co.uk

Deadly storm

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Source: metoffice.gov.uk

The death-threatening warnings have been announced to the residents of England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

The weather forecast says that 100mph winds will cause power cuts and the cancellation of flights. Obviously, those who got their trip canceled will get the full refund.

According to Express, more than 150 flood warning and alerts have been issued because of rainstorms.

Most of coastal towns in south-west England were affected by the storm  Eleanor.

Due to the rise of storm Eleanor in UK. power has been cut to 200,000 homes in France. A great deal of homes and building remain left without electricity:

Parts of rubble and garbage are left on the beaches:

Victims

Bournemouth Echo states, two people were hit by a tree and were taken to hospital.

One more man had minor injuries as a tree had fallen on his car:

Aberystwyth

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Source: express.co.uk

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Source: theguardian.com

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Source: express.co.uk

Galway

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Source: express.co.uk

Esquibien

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Source: express.co.uk

Christchurch

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Source: guim.co.uk

Auderville

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Source: guim.co.uk

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