8 February 2016 - Storm Imogen brought strong winds mainly affecting south Wales and southern England.
Storm Imogen impacts
The winds associated with Storm Imogen were strongest across southern England and south Wales where widespread travel delays occurred and 3,000 homes were left without power.
The table shows the strongest gusts recorded on 8 February 2016.
|Site Name||Area||Max Gust (mph)|
|Needles Old Battery||Isle of Wight||96|
|Mumbles Head||West Glamorgan||82|
|St Marys||Isle of Scilly||81|
|Isle of Portland||Dorset||79|
Storm Imogen satellite imagery
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