100mph gust recorded in Wensleydale

Data from the Wether Fell weather station.

A gust of more than 100mph has been recorded in the Yorkshire Dales this afternoon.

The gust was registered on the Wether Fell weather station near Hawes.

Average wind speeds of well over 60mph were also recorded.

It comes as ‘danger to life’ warnings are issued for back-to-back storms Dudley and Eunice.

An amber weather warning covering all of Richmondshire with the Met Office warning people to brace themselves for travel disruption, power cuts and heavy snow.

To view the Wether Fell station data click here.