N.I. issued with yellow weather warning - 65mph gusts to batter Province

The Met Office has issued a yellow status weather warning of strong winds for Northern Ireland.

The warning was issued on Friday morning and is valid between 9:00pm on Saturday and 12:00pm on Sunday.

"Strong northerly winds are expected to develop during Saturday night across Northern Ireland and extend across much of Wales and southwest England before easing during Sunday," reads the warning on the Met Office website

"Wind gusts of 50 mph are possible inland and 60-65 mph around coasts."

Updates to follow.

The weather warning was issued on Friday morning.

The weather warning was issued on Friday morning.