A yacht ran aground on Saturday night along Playa Punta del Rio in Salobreña and the owner is calling for help to get it refloated.
One of the pines on the Cerro de la Virgen (Motril) had been literally ripped out by the roots by the gale. Cerro de la Virgen is the church on hill next Parque de las Américas.
The Almuñécar fire service was called out over half a dozen times during the last weekend (19/20th), thanks to the gale, which has brought rain and a sharp drop in temperatures.
The South-Easterly gale which has been blowing trees down all over the place has been a golden chance for surfers to get their boards out in La Herradura Bay.