VERY strong winds are set to bring disruption to the West Midlands, the Met Office is warning.

A yellow warning for wind has been issued from 3am to 6pm on Thursday (January 9).

Journeys could be delayed so drivers are advised to plan ahead.

There is a small chance of longer journey times or cancellations as road, rail, air and ferry services are affected.

Power cuts may occur, with the potential to affect other services, such as mobile phone coverage.

There is also a chance that some roads and bridges could close, the Met Office has said.