FERRY services are being hit by strong winds this morning (Friday).

Hovertravel has cancelled its service between Ryde and Southsea due to the high winds.

Wightlink has advised customers to check before they travel on the Yarmouth to Lymington service due to the forecasted severe weather.

Red Funnel too has warned customers that it is "highly probable" there will be delays on its Red Jet service.

UPDATE 08:35

Hovertravel has said its service will be off until at least midday.