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Met Office issues red weather warning

Gusts of up to 85mph forecast

The whole Island is likely to be affected by severe gale force winds, according to the Met Office.

A red weather warning has been issued with gusts of up to 85mph forecast in the most exposed areas.

The warning covers from 9pm on Tuesday evening until midnight, when an amber weather warning will remain in place.

Winds will ease as we enter Wednesday, however, gusts of 60-70mph are still expected.

A decision on Wednesday's ferry journeys will be made by the Steam Packet at 7am in the morning.

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