WEATHER WARNING: 75mph gusts forecast for South Yorkshire

Strong winds - with gusts of 75mph - are forecast for South Yorkshire tomorrow.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 12:53 pm
Updated Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 1:01 pm
A weather warning has been issued
A weather warning has been issued

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for the county, with the strong winds expected between 1am and 11am.

A Met Office spokesman said: "A spell of very windy weather is expected during Wednesday, with the west to northwesterly wind likely to gust 60mph in places, locally 75mph over high ground.

"Some disruption to road travel is likely, including restrictions on bridges.

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"The strongest winds will affect some of the higher level roads, for instance those over the Pennines and the Southern Uplands.

"However, the northwesterly winds will also be very strong and gusty at lower levels too, including in areas to the east of high ground."