Severe Weather Warnings: Wind
issued by the Metoffice at
Region: Highland & Eilean Siar
A spell of unseasonably strong south-westerly winds will affect parts of north-west Scotland, particularly the Western Isles later today, easing during the early hours of Saturday. Gusts of 60-65 mph are expected, with the possibility of a few gusts of 70-75 mph in exposed parts of Barra, North and South Uist.
Strong winds may cause some travel disruption later today and overnight into Saturday.
The public is advised to take extra care, further information and advice
can be found here: http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/uk/links.html
Eilean Siar, Highland