ADVERSE weather this morning (Thursday) is causing cancellations and delays on ferry services.

Hovertravel has suspended its service this morning due to the weather.

A yellow weather warning for wind is in effect this morning, covering the Isle of Wight.

The warning lasts until 1pm today.

Wightlink's Fishbourne to Portsmouth car ferry is suffering delays of up to 45 minutes due to an earlier mechanical issue on one of its ships.

UPDATE 08:11

Wightlink's Fishbourne to Portsmouth service has made up some time and is now operating with delays of up to 25 minutes.