Drivers have been warned to stay safe on the roads amid possible gusts of up to 90mph.
Here some tips for driving in high winds:
- Stick to main roadsif possible, meaning you’re less likely to be exposed to fallen debris
- Grip your steering wheeltightly with both hands
- Keepenough room either side of your vehicleso you can factor in it being blown sideways
- Be aware of gapsbetween trees, buildings or bridges where you are more likely to be exposed to side winds