Traffic and travel: Motorists warned to look out for pedestrians being blown onto road in Storm Gareth

Drivers are being asked to watch out for pedestrians being blown into their path by Storm Gareth.

A Tweet on @roadtozero advises: "#StormGareth DRIVERS - watch out for pedestrians as they negotiate the traffic & conditions."

They add: "If you're walking, umbrellas & hats/scarves may impair your vision/hearing.

"Never cross if you cant see properly. A gust of wind could blow you into the path of an oncoming vehicle."