January 13, 2020 5.18 pm This story is over 20 months old

Lincolnshire set to be battered by heavy winds

Hold on to your umbrella

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for wind, which is likely to impact several areas of Lincolnshire.

Strong winds will develop on Tuesday, January 14 and could bring some disruption, so a warning will be put in place between 12pm and 11.59pm.

Wind speeds in Lincolnshire are forecast between 13mph-20mph until 4pm on Tuesday, and will rise even higher to around 26mph later in the evening.

The yellow weather warning for wind covers multiple areas of Lincolnshire. Photo: Met Office

The Met Office has also issued the following guidance of what to expect during the warning:

  • Some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport are likely
  • 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 affected by spray and/or large waves

Lincoln weather forecast for Tuesday, January 14. Photo: Met Office

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