65 mile an hour winds batter the South coast

storm freya winds could effect the isle of wight

Wind gusts have been reaching around 60 to 65mph in some of the more exposed parts of south and these strong winds will transfer east across southern counties of England during the mornoing.

A yellow weather warning has been issued and in force by the met office.

Some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport are likely
Probably some bus and train services affected, with some journeys taking longer
Delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and bridges likely
Some short term loss of power and other services is possible
It’s likely that some coastal routes, sea fronts and coastal communities affected by spray and/or large waves