There are gale warnings around nearly all of the British coast – with” perhaps hurricane force 12″ in the Thames shipping area.
(bear in mind this is the area of sea near the Thames . not the river itself)
Spare a thought for the seafarers on those tankers? that bring in diesel for our cars, the container ships that bring in clothing for our shops, the bulk carriers that bring in stone and rock salt for our roads, those ships that? take grain to other countries….