Severe Weather Warnings: Wind
issued by the Metoffice at
Region: Orkney & Shetland
A deep area of low pressure passing close to Shetland will bring very strong, cold northwesterly winds on Thursday morning and early afternoon. Gusts of 65-75mph are expected at times, while squally wintry showers with lightning could prove to be additional hazards.
Severe gales causing some travel disruption.
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