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People in East Hull say their street was hit by what they
described as a mini tornado which has left one woman in hospital.
Trees were brought down and cars damaged
in a storm this afternoon c`used by the remnants of Hurricane Bertha.
A storm that torn down trees and damaged cars.
And while some streets were hit, others nearby were unaffectdd.
This taxi was damaged just as the driver had picked up a fare,
Just before she shut the door, the Tornado came through. I could hear
the ground shaking. A big branch went through the car window and one
through the side window. She's went through the car window and one
through the side window. Shd's lucky through the side window. She's lucky
to be alive. People on the street say a big black cloud came over and
in about 15 seconds, there was a mini tornado which Richter trees and
damaged cars. I've never seen anything like it before.
The resident of this house taken by surprise.
There was a big bang. I thotght it was chucking it down. The Met office
says a tornado is unlikely, but a funnel cloud could have caused
strong localised wins. In West Hull,
some homeowners are counting Humberside Fire and rescue service
say they are currently inundated Neighbourly spirit in Norland Avenue
` where anyone who could lift a bucket was called upon to clear
water away The same street which had flooded
on a lesser scale just weeks ago. It is not nice when you are a home
owner. We all read the weather. We must have had six, seven or eight
floats now. The worst one w`s 2 07. floats now. The worst one was 2007.
But this has been bad. This is a West when we have are in the last
few years. Yes. The trend are not kicking in, all the forms are not to
alleviate it. This street was made a priority by
Humberside Fire and Rescue ` whose generators and pumps helped to
reduce the water level in mhnutes. I was there first time to see the
volume of controls `` the volume of calls our control room was taking.
They were inundated. With more rain forecast through
the night, residents in Hull will be watching closely and hophng
the scenes won?t be repeated again. The Environment Agency has hssued
a flood warning for the north bank of the Humber
between Kilnsea and Skeffling. It's in force until
the high tide has passed at 8.3 . The remnants of ex`Hurricand Bertha
has brought some wild weather today. We will continue to see
further heavy rainfall. A yellow Met Office warning
is still in force. Some very strong gusts,
especially by the coast. Up over the hills,
up to 50`60 miles per hour. That rain will continue to shift
through further towards the east. There will be some drier spells
by the early hours and tempdratures Tomorrow, very blustery once more,
still with very strong winds, There will be some heavy showers
which could be thundery for a time, but also plenty in the way
of sunny spells inbetween. Temperatures generally reaching
the high teens at best, but staying windy for Tuesd`y
and Wednesday, too. Scunthorpe United Manager Rtss
Wilcox says his team came away very disappointed from the first game
of their return to league one. The serious and stern expressions
as the players left the bus suggested Scunthorpd meant
business at Swindon. A long,
successful season had earned them still struggling to get a foothold
in the game when Swindon scored an And they were still strugglhng to
get a foothold in the game when As halftime loomed, it was 3`1. Not
much happened after, save for an altercation which
saw Marcus Williams dismissdd. Gloom and began to assert themselves,
with Paddy Madden slotting home. But as halftime loomed, it was
unexpectedly 3`1 ? tough on Scunny. Not much happened after,
save for an altercation which saw It?s
a challenge we?re all waiting for. We?ve been striving for ten months
to achieve this, so we?re not going The next one is
a nice easy trip to Blackburn. It might well be that we?ve seen one
of the promotion candidates today. Swindon certainly moved
the ball around well. And Scunthorpe United learned
a valuable lesson today ? that League One football is going to be
far tougher than League Two. Hello there. With reports of
flooding and wind damage in some parts of the UK, hurricane Bertha
has certainly left her mark, in one form or another. The low that sperm