Storm Eunice: Live updates from across the county as winds batter Northamptonshire

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Warnings to stay indoors, damage to buildings and danger on the roads as amber alert comes into force

Met Office experts are telling people to 'stay indoors' as Storm Eunice is predicted to bring gusts of 100mph across Northamptonshire today.

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Storm Eunice: Live updates as amber warning comes into force across Northamptonshire

Key Events

  • Met Office alert from 5am on Friday
  • People strongly advised to stay indoors as gusts reach 80mph
  • Fears of flying debris, damage to buildings, fallen trees
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Homes without power in Northamptonshire

Western Power Distribution reporting that there are 40 properties without power between Teeton and Creaton. They say the following postcodes are affected - NN6 8RG, NN6 8RD, NN6 8RF, NN6 8RB, NN6 8RQ, NN6 8RE, NN6 8RH, NN6 8RS, NN6 8RN. They say it should be resolved in by 3pm today. About 17 homes in West Farndon are also without power. This should be sorted by 4pm.

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