Highlands & Islands

Wind speed of 111mph at summit of Cairn Gorm

A wind gust of 111mph has been recorded at the summit of Cairn Gorm mountain, according to BBC Weather.

CairnGorm Mountain ski resort said it had recorded wind speeds of up to 90mph.

The centre said the high winds meant that it could not open for snowsports on Friday.

High winds have been regularly recorded in Scotland's mountain areas this winter.

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