Christine Fullylove, whose 83-year-old father's home in Galley Common was torn apart by the storm the yesterday, says elderly residents are the most affected.
She also says she could not believe the scene of devastation when she walked into the village this morning.
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Sporadic outbreaks of rain will spread to all areas overnight, with some heavy bursts at first.
Cloudy with outbreaks of rain, mainly after midnight. Winds will start to ease.
Police say he has links to the Hall Green and Olton areas of Birmingham and could have made his way there.