Caroline Poses A "Danger To Life" As It Sweeps Across Northern Britain
On Thursday, the Met Office warned that Storm Caroline, currently sweeping across the UK's northern-most regions, could pose a "danger to life," as it issued an amber alert for the Scottish regions of Grampian, Highlands, and Eilean Siar, as well as the Orkney and Shetland archipelagos.
According to a statement from the Met Office, "torm Caroline is expected to bring a spell of very windy weather to northern Scotland.
Gusts of 70 to 80 mph are expected widely with gusts to 90 mph possible in exposed areas.
Flying debris is likely and could lead to injuries or danger to life.
Some damage to buildings is possible, such as tiles blowing off roofs.".