The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for wind in the North West for Thursday, valid from 5am until 9pm.
There will be potential for gusts up to 70mph on higher ground and at coast.
Foam has been spilling over the sea wall at Cleveleys, due to the severe weather conditions.
A marked wind chill develops this week as winds increase
Clocks go forward one hour tonight
High pressure keeps our weather settled for the remainder of the bank holiday weekend. Hard frosts and sunny spells .