Blackpool Transport has warned passengers its tram service may have to be suspended.
The warning came as winds blasting at speeds of up to 55mph damaged Illuminations on the Prom and downed trees across the Fylde coast.
A spokesman for Blackpool Transport said: "Due to adverse weather conditions and high winds, it may be necessary to suspend the tram service.
"Please keep checking social media for updates. We apologise for any inconvenience caused however our customers safety is paramount."