The Skyway Bridge has reopened after high winds throughout the Bay Area caused officials to close it earlier.
At 11:35 a.m. FHP reported that winds were fluctuating between 40 and 60 mph or higher and the bridge remains closed.
9:09 a.m. UPDATE: FHP says winds increased to 68 miles per hour with 78 mph wind gusts. The gusts have reached hurricane strength.
At 7:49 a.m. FHP made the decision to close the bridge. At that time, wind speeds were approximately 57 mph and gusts had reached 64 mph.
Meteorologist Greg Dee says wind gusts could reach 45 miles per hour throughout the day. Get today's forecast from ABC Action Weather .