Peterhead Weather in Storm Arwen means major disruption to services in the north and east of Scotland.
Red weather warning issued for the north and east of Scotland 26/11/2021
Storm Arwen will bring a spell of very strong winds to parts of northeast Scotland Friday 15:00 – Saturday 02:00
High winds associated with Storm Arwen bring damage and travel disruption.
⚠️⚠️⚠️ Rare Red weather warning issued ⚠️⚠️⚠️#StormArwen will bring a spell of very strong winds to parts of northeast Scotland and northeast England— Met Office (@metoffice) November 26, 2021
Friday 1500 – Saturday 0200
Latest info 👉 https://t.co/QwDLMfRBfs
Stay #WeatherAware⚠️ #Redwarning pic.twitter.com/BhX3J6bT85
What to expect
- Flying debris resulting in danger to life
- Damage to buildings and homes, with roofs blown off and power lines brought down
- Roads, bridges and railway lines closed, with delays and cancellations to bus, train, ferry services and flights
- Power cuts affecting other services, such as mobile phone coverage
- Large waves and beach material being thrown onto coastal roads, sea fronts and homes
As a result
Various areas across Scotland, Aberdeenshire have been left without power this evening as heavy wind hits the country
Power is out in Mintlaw nowLongside power is outFetterangus power is outCruden Bay power is outHatton power is outMemsie power is outRora power is out Maud power is out Fetterangus power is out and etc.
Peterhead Weather: Around the Peterhead and area, there’s debris flying everywhere. Tiles, drain pipes, sheds and even roofs are coming off.
From Stagecoach: Due to continuing adverse weather conditions, the Buchan services have been cancelled, this is the X60, X63, 61, X67 and X68, also the 66 and Fraserburgh town service. The Peterhead town service will continue as an hourly service.
In town centre, traffic lights are down at Queen Street
A large number of fallen trees blocking the roads around Aberdeenshire and Peterhead, as a result, some residents could not get home!
Roof blown off at the Gask turn-off beside Cruden Bay