The Met office has issued a Yellow Warning (Be aware) that there will be strong northwesterly winds expected across Dumfries and Galloway during Tuesday night and Wednesday with possible transport disruption.

A spell of strong northwesterly winds is expected to develop across southwest Scotland late on Tuesday evening then extend across much of England and Wales through Wednesday. Gusts of up to 50-55 mph are likely inland and 65 mph along western coasts. Winds will gradually ease during the afternoon.

What to expect
• 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 are affected by spray and/or large waves.

Further Info can be found HERE