Warning Of High Winds For Thursday

Storm boards at Porthmellon

Storm boards at Porthmellon

The Met Office has issued a Yellow Alert of wind valid from 9pm this evening until 6pm tomorrow,  Thursday 11th December 2014.

The Council say islanders should be aware that the winds could be strong enough to cause damage to trees, disruption to travel and possibly to power supplies.

In anticipation of a storm, the Council say that they check storm boards and storm drains to ensure that they can cope with the conditions. They add that they have not received any flood warnings at present.