Clean-up operation continues after severe storms

A clean-up operation is underway following severe storms across Wales. People in Aberystwyth were evacuated Monday as winds of up to 70 miles per hour were forecast. Damage caused by the storms could cost millions to repair.

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'Be prepared' weather warning for South Wales

Porthcawl in January. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The Met Office says severe gales are on their way for South Wales.

It says winds will strengthen tonight and peak on Saturday with gusts of up to 80 mph possible.

'The public should be prepared for disruption to transport and locally to power supplies, particularly when combined with the impacts of heavy rainfall.' - Met Office

There are two flood warnings and 10 flood alerts in force.

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