THE Isle of Wight Met Service has issued a weather warning for fog today (Saturday) ­— predominantly affecting coastal areas.

The warning is in effect from 6am this morning until 10pm tonight.

It said: "Areas of fog will continue to affect mostly the coastal parts of the Island through the morning, but may pull back to the English Channel a little more as the day goes on.

"Eastern and southern parts of the Island may still see occasional coastal fog, however.

"Visibility will be significantly reduced at times along western, southern and eastern coasts, possibly affecting the far western and far eastern Solent at times.

"Travel delays are possible, so if you are out on essential work, please take extra care on the road."