In early 2018, the coasts of the United Kingdom were hit by Storm Eleanor. The violent storm battered coastlines with storm-force winds up to 100 miles per hour. As a result, trees were uprooted, thousands of homes were left without power, and various transportation lines were brought to a halt.
Because of the extreme winds, heavy rain, and hail, major bridges were damaged and multiple highways were closed as they had been blocked by trees and flipped cars. However, that wasn’t all the powerful storm managed to do while battering the country…