The Met Office have issued a Yellow Warning of strong winds likely to affect our area on Thursday.
Yellow warning of Wind
Valid from: 0005 on Thu 5 Dec 2013 Valid to: 2100 on Thu 5 Dec 2013
Westerly gales are expected to spread southwards across northern and some central areas of the UK on Thursday, with gusts of 60 to 70 mph likely across parts of northern and eastern England, North Wales and Northern Ireland. Parts of Scotland could see gusts reach 80 mph, and perhaps 90 mph in the far north of Scotland for a time.