Strong winds recorded

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Gusts of nearly 90mph were recorded in the Western Isles on Saturday morning as the region was hit by storm force winds.

At Eoropie in Ness a gust of 86.3mph was recorded and 80mph was recorded in South Uist.

In Stornoway 77.4mph was recorded and 77.1mph in Flesherin, Point.

There was widespread disruption on the ferries network and many homes lost power throughout the night.

Again on Saturday night there was a blackout caused by lightning hitting an overhead line.