Bailiwick battered by Storm Eleanor
FORCE 10 winds combined with a high spring tide led to properties being flooded, trees uprooted and main roads scattered with debris as Storm Eleanor left its mark along the west coast.
And more extreme weather is on the way today as a red wind warning remains in force across the Bailiwick.
The emergency services were called out to 36 incidents yesterday, more than 18 of those saw the Fire & Rescue Service dealing with flooding and structural damage in coastal and low-lying areas.
This included the airport roof.
Gusts peaking at 98kph, around 53 knots, and a 9.7m high tide led to Vazon, Perelle, L’Eree and Route de Pulias being closed for safety and clean-up operations.
The Perelle coast road was littered with stones, seaweed and other debris while gardens and other property were submerged.
Full story in today's Guernsey Press