The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning as strong winds of up to 70mph are expected to hit parts of the Highlands and Moray tomorrow.
The warning takes effect from 5am until 9pm on Tuesday and commuters are being warned the conditions may lead to delays to public transport and other motorists.
A Met Office statement said: “Strong southwesterly winds are expected for parts of Scotland and northern England on Tuesday.
“Gusts of 50-60 mph are likely, with 70-75 mph gusts around some of the most exposed coastal and upland sites.
“Some delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport are likely with some bus and train services affected, with some journeys taking longer.
“Delays for high-sided vehicles on exposed routes and bridges are also possible.”
Coastal routes, sea fronts and coastal communities may be affected by spray and large waves.
There is also a chance of short term loss of power.