Here is the scene in Fowler Street in South Shields after a storm 15 years ago. Remember this?
Here is the scene in Fowler Street in South Shields after a storm 15 years ago. Remember this?

Storm Ciara is on the way - but will it match the devastation of these retro South Tyneside storms?

Storm Ciara is on the way and weathermen are predicting floods, travel disruption and winds gusting up to 80 miles per hour.

Thursday, 6th February 2020, 4:45 pm
Updated Saturday, 8th February 2020, 9:12 pm

But will it match the havoc wreaked in these South Tyneside storm photos from over the years?

We have 13 photos of people battling against the wind, floodwater running down the streets and firemen mopping out shops.

We have reminders of storms bringing down fencing and causing chaos for drivers.

How many of these scenes do you remember?

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