Storm Brendan: Multiple Scottish schools closed due to high winds and snow
Kingussie High School in Badenoch and Strathspey has closed for safety reasons due to the dangerous road conditions in the area.
Pupils were due to take Highers exams today but they have now been rescheduled.
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Council) announced on its website "All schools in the Uist and Barra will be closed on Tuesday 14th January (today) as bus operators have cancelled the services. Schools are open for staff and they are expected to attend when they deem it safe to do so."
Icy roads, high winds and some risk of flooding is expected to affect most parts of the country, particularly the coast.