Storm Ciara: Dramatic pictures capture gale force winds pummelling Portsmouth

DRAMATIC pictures taken by our readers show Portsmouth being battered by gale force winds from Storm Ciara.

Sunday, 9th February 2020, 4:52 pm
Updated Sunday, 9th February 2020, 4:53 pm
Storm Ciara batters Portsmouth

The stormy weather has caused road closures and power cuts across the area. A amber weather warning remains in place for the city until 9pm. See the pictures in our gallery here:

Storm Ciara batters Portsmouth
Storm Ciara batters Portsmouth

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Photographer braves the stormy weather
Stormy weather in Portsmouth
Waves crash onto land
Waves crash against the beach in Southsea.
Storm Ciara has been battering the coast all day
Canoe Lake didn't escape Storm Ciara
Waves crash on the shore in Southsea
Storm Ciara batters old Portsmouth
Storm Ciara batters old Portsmouth
Storm Ciara batters old Portsmouth
Storm Ciara batters old Portsmouth
Wind surfer braves the stormy weather in Hayling Island
Storm Ciara batters Portsmouth
Stormy conditions in Hilsea
Stormy conditions in Hilsea
Waves lash Stokes Bay
Spectacular waves in Portchester
Spectacular waves in Portchester
Spectacular waves in Portchester
Spectacular waves in Portchester
Boat braves the waves during Storm Ciara
Storm Ciara batters old Portsmouth
Stormy conditions in Langstone today