Yellow weather warning for winds of up to 26mph today and tomorrow in Milton Keynes

The Met Office have issued a yellow weather warning for very strong winds in Milton Keynes today and tomorrow.

The warning is active between 9pm tonight and 3pm tomorrow afternoon across the Borough of Milton Keynes.

Winds are set to reach up to 26mph across the city with the heaviest winds expected on Saturday lunchtime.

Met Office officials are warning of some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport are likely, including for high-sided vehicles crossing bridges.

They also say that some short term loss of power and other services is possible as well as delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and bridges likely.

Temperatures overnight tonight are set to be no lower than six degrees.