This satellite image from the Met Office shows the storm hitting the UK.
There will be winds reaching 100 mph.
TORRO, which looks at extreme weather, is warning that conditions are ripe for a possible tornado.
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Simon's Blog - Stormy Weather
It's that time of year again... Shrove Tuesday is nearly here and many of us are getting ready to cook up a batch of pancakes.
Monday night's weather for the east of the region