The Met Office have placed a Yellow Warning of Wind for South West England, Cornwall, Devon, Isles of Scilly & Plymouth Mon 16 Oct 08.00 to 23.55 Mon 16 Oct
Southerly winds are most likely to gust between 50 and 60 mph across much of the warning area with perhaps gusts of 70 to 80 mph in more exposed parts.
These strong winds are forecast in association with the northward track of ex-Ophelia across or near to the west of the British Isles.
Heavy rain is also possible in association with this system with northwestern UK most prone at this stage.
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