A compilation of planes landing and taking-off in windy conditions at Birmingham Airport, England, this past winter.
First off, here’s a pilot landing a plane in rainy and windy conditions on the Flores island, part of the Azores archipelago, Portugal:
People battle strong wind in the city of Gelendzhik, Russia.
High winds blow over a semi-truck as it crosses the Hansen Bridge, near Twin Falls in Idaho. Luckily, no one was injured.
Wind is blowing people off the road near Zakopane, Poland. Literally.
Norwegians struggling to walk across the street in Aalesund due to high winds from Storm Ivar.
Meanwhile in the Netherlands…some boats have started talking. Sort of. I don’t speak boat, you’ll have to see for yourself…
A firefighter gets lifted off the ground by a gust of strong wind while trying to pin down a piece of tin roof in the city of Rijeka, Croatia.
A lucky Dutch cyclist narrowly escapes a falling tree on the Haarlemmerplein in Amsterdam, during the wind storm that battered the Netherlands on Monday.
A six-storey scaffolding collapsed during a wind storm in Copenhagen, Denmark, Monday. No one was injured in the collapse.