The highest wind gust recorded in the Anglia region since between midnight and 5.30am on Monday was 48 mph at Shoeburyness in Essex.
The winds are expected to peak in the East of England between 6am and 9am.
Highest gusts so far
- 81 mph - Isle of Portland, Dorset
- 75 mph - Yeovilton, Somerset
- 73 mph - Guernsey Airport
- 70 mph - Bournemouth
- 55 mph - Manston, Kent
- 48 mph - Shoeburyness, Essex
- 46 mph - Bedford
- 43 mph - Stansted Airport, Essex
- 42 mph - Luton Airport, Bedfordshire