A yellow “be aware” warning for wind has been issued by the MET Office, effective from 6pm on Thursday 12/11 until 2pm on Friday 13/11.
Gusts of 60-70 mph are likely with the possibility of gusts to 80-90 mph in exposed locations across the north and west of the area. There may be a risk of disruption to transport so take care if you are travelling. In addition, large waves may cause local over-topping along some coasts.
Winds will ease slightly during Friday afternoon, but it will remain very windy with some heavy showers on Friday, some wintry on hills