Strong winds causing destruction in Southport December 27th, 2013 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Warning strong winds causing problems for Motorists and Pedestrians Widespread gales are likely to develop across Southport late on Thursday evening and last much of Friday (27th December 2013). The worst of the winds are likely to transfer across northwest Wales and much of northern England during the day on Friday bringing gusts of 60 to 70 mph widely with locally 80 mph gusts affecting west coasts and high ground for a time. The public should be prepared for disruption to transport and power supplies. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!