Gusty winds will ease slightly in Harris this afternoon (Tuesday December 10th) after a morning of disruption in the island.

Customers in Horgabost were left without power this morning when overhead lines came down in the area around the campsite. Power has now been restored to all 23 households, according to Scottish and Southern Electricity networks.

The Sound of Harris ferry remains suspended for the rest of the day following the below CalMac update, and the 11.50am service departing Tarbert has been cancelled. A revised timetable is expected to operate this afternoon, weather permitting.

Berneray Leverburgh (Sound of Harris)

Tuesday 10th December

Due to no improvement in weather conditions, this service is cancelled for the remainder of the day.

Wednesday 11th December

Due to weather conditions there is heightened possibility of disruption or cancellation at short notice.