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Storm Eunice

Last updated: 19th February 12.46 pm

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We anticipate Storm Eunice to cause disruption to the Island’s road network on Friday 18 February, with fallen trees and debris in the highway extremely likely.

Our teams will be responding to reports as quickly as it is safe to do so.

As we become aware of roads affected by the storm we will post details below. This page will be regularly updated throughout the day.

To report a fallen tree or obstruction in the highway, please report it online or call our Highways Emergency number 01983 822440.

Location Issue Status
Havenstreet main road on the sharp bend near the railway station Tree down blocking road Tree cleared and road now open.
Watergate Road, Newport near to Marvel Lane. Reports of a tree leaning into the road Emergency road closure in place.
Limerstone Road, Shorwell (near West Court Farm) Reports of cables blowing across the road BT Cables have now been secured
Long Lane, Newport Tree/large bush blocking Newport bound carriageway Site cleared and road open
Horsebridge Hill, Cowes Road, Newport Road Permanent lights out possible power cut Crews attending
Lower Road, Adgestone Dead tree hanging on SSE Cables SSE being informed. Road closed.
Gate Lane, Freshwater Bay Sea breaching the sea wall and running down the bank Flood boards deployed
Pellhurst Road, Ryde (Upton Road end by the Wellbeing Centre) Tree down blocking road Resolved, road open
Undercliff Drive, Ventnor (opposite Barrington Lodge) Tree down blocking road Resolved, road open
Undercliff Drive, Ventnor (opposite property La Falaise) Tree down blocking road Resolved, road open
Lind Street, Ryde Theatre windows have blown out onto parked vehicles and the road Crews attending.
Church Road, Shanklin (near St Blasius Church) Tree down blocking road Resolved, road open
Athersley car park, Shanklin Large wall has collapsed onto parked vehicles Crews attending
Carisbrooke High Street Hanging streetlamp near to doctor’s surgery Resolved.
Calbourne Road (from its junction at Betty Haunt Lane to the roundabout by the Waverley) Tree down blocking carriageway Resolved, road open
Westhill Road, Yarmouth (on the hill going down towards Fort Victoria) Tree down blocking carriageway Site now clear and road open
Hoxall Lane, Brighstone Pine tree has come down and brought down power cables Cable cleared. Road now closed for tree clearance works
Lushington Hill (outside Lushington garage) BT telegraph pole fallen across the road Road closed
Froglands Lane, Newport Tree down blocking the road Resolved, Road open.
Main Road, Chillerton (over the bridge and close to the stream) Large tree leaning over the road Resolved, road open
Whitecross Lane, Lake (just past Aldi) Large fir tree partially blocking the carriageway Resolved, road open
Victoria Avenue, Shanklin (just past Albert Road) Tree down blocking part of the carriageway Tree cleared and road open
Firestone Copse Road Large branch down in the road (between Firestone Copse and Havenstreet) Crews attending, Road passable with care
High Street,Ventnor Roof tiles blowing off property (No 31) into the road Resolved, road reopen
Gatcombe Village Road, Gatcombe Tree down across the carriageway close to Newbarn Cottage Resolved, road open
West Lane, Brading Tree down outside the entrance to Nunwell House Resolved, road open
Forest Road (at the junction with Gunville) Traffic lights are out due to a power cut Crews attending
Pine Tree Close, Cowes Large tree down blocking the road and resting on the side of a house Crews attending
Golf Links Road, Sandown Large tree hanging over the road Resolved and road open
Trafalgar Way, Newport Roof tiles blowing onto the footway outside property number 48 Crews attending
Fairlee Road, Newport Tree down outside the cemetery Resolved, road open
Upper Adgestone Road, Brading Two trees down by the vineyard Road closed
Hill Lane, Freshwater Tree down across the road Resolved, Road open
Yarmouth Road, Bouldnor Large tree branch hanging across the carriageway Crews attending
High Street, Newport Slates blowing off the roof outside Boots & EE stores Crews attending
Whiteley Bank Low branch hanging over the road as you go towards Shanklin one the left hand side Resolved, road open
Oak Hill Road, Pondwell Tree down across the carriageway Road closed
Ryde Theatre Roof tiles are blowing into the road Crews attending
Solent Gardens, Binstead Cracked tree over the footpath Crews attending
Gills Cliff Road, Ventnor Bus Stop has lifted and is partially the hedge Crews attending
Nodgham Lane, Carisbrooke Low overhanging tree over the carriageway Road closed
Coleman’s Lane, Porchfield Tree down across the carriageway Partially open
Location Issue Status
Junction of Doctors Lane and Mill Lane Shorwell Tree blocking the road Road closed.
Locks Green Road, Porchfield Tree blocking the road Resolved, road open
Corve Hill, Shorwell BT cable blowing about in the wind BT informed and our crews attending
Knighton Shute, Knighton Tree down blocking the road Crews attending