OPHELIA WARNING: Ex-hurricane now to strike around NOON

A hurricane
A hurricane

Storm Ophelia is to batter the UK and Ireland with gusts of up to 80mph, with the Met Office warning of potential "danger to life".

In the last few minutes the latest warning from the Met Office says the storm will now start at noon and last until 11pm.

Again the last few minutes the Met Office has downgraded it's wind warning from amber to yellow.

Storm Ophelia

Storm Ophelia