Storm Arwen: Power outage in Scotland leaves 80,000 in the dark amid red warning

BREAKING - Storm Arwen: Power outage in Scotland leaves 80,000 in the dark amid red warning

Nation, Storm Arwen

11/27/2021 4:01:00 AM

BREAKING - Storm Arwen : Power outage in Scotland leaves 80,000 in the dark amid red warning

STORM ARWEN has left tens of thousands of Scottish families in the dark tonight as strong gales and showers shake up the region.

The service also claimed they received almost 200 reports of unplanned power outages.The vast majority of the outages have been reported in Moray and Aberdeenshire, but numbers are rising in Angus.A red weather warning for 90mph wind covering a substantial portion of Scotland's east coast is in place until 2am on Saturday morning.

Embrassed Moments ! Celebrities are Caught on Camera Like This

In a statement on Twitter, SSEN said: “We have moved to red alert status for our north of Scotland area following the impact of Storm Arwen.“Our teams have restored power to over 30,000 customers, with 80,000 currently remaining off supply.”Shortly after midnight, the power company confirmed power had been fully restored but urged residents to call if they were still experiencing outages.

They said: “All supplies have now been restored. If you are still without power, please send us a DM with your full address and postcode so we can investigate further.”In Burntisland and Aberdour, a train struck a trampoline which the heavy wind brought on the rails.

Network Rail Scotland later asked all Scots to make sure"trampolines, gazebos or other garden furniture" are tied down.

Read more: Daily Express »

'100 invited' to Downing Street garden lockdown drinks

The Met Police have contacted the government over a get-together said to have been attended by the PM.

its not just Scotland

Rare red weather warning as Storm Arwen to bring 100mph winds to UKScotland and the north of England are on maximum alert as Storm Arwen sweeps into the UK. A Welsh storm sweeps England?

UK weather: Storm Arwen red 'danger to life' warning issued by Met Office - and snow alertRed weather warnings are rare - usually issued once a year. Previous examples include the Beast from the East in 2018 and Storm Dennis last year. The Met Office are forecasting winds of up to 80mph, and people are being encouraged to check on those vulnerable to cold weather. It’s the fear factor at its finest. Danger to life what a load of bollocks Terrible here in lovely Wales

I'm A Celebrity axes Friday's live episode due to Storm Arwen battering WalesBREAKING: Tonight's ImACeleb will now be a pre-recorded ep over live due to Storm Arwen . It's a British storm, I'm A 'Celebrity(ha!)', stop dramatising it!

Storm Arwen: LNER cancels trains as high winds hit UKServices north of Newcastle are cancelled by LNER, and there is also disruption on other lines.

Ant & Dec forced to make I'm A Celeb change after Storm Arwen batters setANT and Dec are being forced to cancel tonight’s I’m A Celebrity … Get Me Out Of Here after Storm Arwen hit the set. The presenters had to make a huge change to the show by pre-recording their lin… I'd celebrities dont want you in their business then so be it. Nosey is ugly. Why That's ridiculous

Storm Arwen claims first victim as man killed by falling tree while drivingThe incident happened on the Dublin Road in Antrim - it comes as the Met Office issued a warning for strong winds as Storm Arwen arrives in the UK