Flood Alert Info - Tayside

Area Description

Tayside.
This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert History

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 21 May 2019 09:25
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy and intense showers are expected during Tuesday. This could cause disruption due to flooding from local surface water run-off. Urban and developed rural areas, roads and impermeable surfaces are at risk of flooding. Due to the dispersed nature of the showers, not all areas will be impacted. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 20 May 2019 09:34
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy and intense showers are expected during Monday and Tuesday,. This could cause disruption due to flooding from local surface water run-off, particularly in the eastern part of the area. Urban and developed rural areas, roads and impermeable surfaces are at risk of flooding. Due to the dispersed nature of the showers, not all areas will be impacted. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 11:06
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Rivers in western parts of the area remain high following recent heavy rain. Further rain is expected on Wednesday evening through into Thursday morning and this may combine with a short-lived spell of melting snow. There is a continued risk of flooding to low-lying land and roads through into Thursday. SEPA will continue to monitor the situation and further updates will appear here if the situation changes. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2019 21:19
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Rivers across the area are rising again in response to heavy rain on Tuesday evening. Further showers are expected to continue through the night with flooding to low-lying land and roads possible through until Wednesday. Difficult driving conditions can also be expected due to surface water and spray. SEPA will continue to monitor the situation and further updates will appear here if the situation changes. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 7 Feb 2019 15:38
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. This Flood Alert is for river flooding. On Friday through into Saturday, rivers in the area are expected to rise in response to heavy rain and melting snow (upland areas). Localised flooding of low-lying land and roads could occur due to high river levels. Some localised surface water flooding issues are also possible, particularly if the rain coincides with any built up areas or the road network. SEPA will continue to monitor the situation and further updates will appear here if the situation changes. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2018 09:58
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Following Tuesdays rainfall and snowmelt, rivers in the east of the area, particularly the Isla and Ericht, remain high. Flooding to roads and land adjacent to rivers is ongoing. Levels are expected to fall during Wednesday. Levels have dropped to more normal levels elsewhere in the Tayside area. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2018 15:18
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Rivers throughout the area have been rising during Tuesday as a result of heavy rain and snowmelt. Flooding to some roads and low lying fields is ongoing or expected along the River Tummel, upper reaches of the Tay, Ericht, Isla and the River Earn. Levels are expected to peak on Tuesday evening and drop back overnight into Wednesday. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 18 Dec 2018 13:37
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Rivers throughout the area have been rising during Tuesday as a result of heavy rain and snowmelt. Flooding to low lying fields is ongoing or expected along the River Tummel, upper reaches of the Tay and the River Earn. There is also a risk of flooding to roads in these areas. Levels are expected to peak on Tuesday evening and drop back overnight into Wednesday. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 30 Nov 2018 11:00
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. This alert is for river flooding. River levels are expected to remain high across Tayside during Friday, flooding to low-lying land and roads may apparent. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2018 11:44
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. This alert is for surface water and fluvial flooding. Heavy and persistent rainfall is expected. This will lead to a risk of flooding from surface water in the afternoon and evening of Thursday and from watercourses throughout Thursday. Impacts are likely to include localised flooding of low-lying land and roads, disruption to travel and difficult driving conditions. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 27 Nov 2018 16:13
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. This alert is for surface water and fluvial flooding. Heavy and persistent rainfall is expected from Wednesday afternoon. This will lead to a risk of flooding from surface water in the afternoon and evening of Wednesday and from watercourses from Wednesday evening into Thursday. Impacts are likely to include localised flooding of low-lying land and roads, disruption to travel and difficult driving conditions. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2018 16:13
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy and persistent rainfall has been forecast for Saturday. This may cause disruption due to flooding from surface water run-off and small watercourses throughout Saturday. Flooding impacts from rivers are likely to continue into Sunday. Impacts are likely to include localised flooding of land and roads, pooling of water in known trouble spots, disruption to travel and difficult driving conditions. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2018 14:23
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy and persistent rainfall has been forecast for overnight Friday through to Saturday afternoon. This may cause disruption due to flooding from surface water run-off and small watercourses throughout Saturday. Flooding impacts from rivers may continue into Sunday. Impacts are likely to include localised flooding of land and roads, pooling of water in known trouble spots, disruption to travel and difficult driving conditions. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2018 11:57
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Persistent and heavy rain is expected to continue affect the area through Tuesday. The greatest risk is in western parts of the area where some localised river flooding to low-lying land and roads is likely. This will be accompanied by difficult driving conditions and ponding of water in known trouble spots. Further updates will appear here if necessary. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2018 12:12
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. A spell of persistent and heavy rain is expected to affect the area through Monday and most of Tuesday. The greatest risk is in western parts of the area where some localised river flooding to low-lying land and roads is likely, this will be accompanied by difficult driving conditions and ponding of water in known trouble spots. Further updates will appear here if necessary. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 7 Oct 2018 19:25
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. A spell of persistent and heavy rain is expected to continue to affect the area through the remainder of Sunday and into Monday. Some localised river flooding to low-lying land and roads is likely, this will be accompanied by difficult driving conditions and ponding of water in known trouble spots. The greatest risk is in westrern parts of the area. Further updates are likely in the next few days. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 19 Sep 2018 16:33
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. This alert is for surface water and river flooding. Further rain is expected on Wednesday overnight which will cause a risk of flooding to low-lying land and roads from small watercourses. Wet road surfaces and ponding water may cause difficult driving conditions and traffic disruption. Wind debris such as fallen leaves may increase the risk of surface water flooding impacts due to blocked drains and culverts. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jun 2018 10:31
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy and thundery showers are expected to affect the area on Sunday afternoon. It is not currently possible to predict exactly which areas will be affected, and some areas may miss the worst of the heavy rain. The heaviest showers are more likely to occur over hills and high ground, however, if the heaviest showers fall over built-up areas or fast-responding rivers there could be isolated flooding to low-lying land, roads and buildings. There could be disruption to travel. The showers are expected to become less frequent into Sunday evening. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 8 Jun 2018 12:13
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy and thundery showers are expected to affect the area on Saturday afternoon. It is not currently possible to predict exactly which areas will be affected, and some areas may miss the worst of the heavy rain. However, if the heaviest showers fall over built-up areas or fast-responding rivers there could be flooding to low-lying land, roads and buildings and disruption to travel. People should be aware and prepared to act. The risk is expected to decline into Saturday evening, but there is potential for further heavy showers in some areas on Sunday afternoon. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jun 2018 12:31
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy thundery downpours may affect the west of the area on Monday. It is currently not possible to define exactly what areas will be affected and some areas will miss the worst of the heavy showers and thunderstorms. However where these thunderstorms do occur they are could bring torrential rain. People should be aware and prepared to act. If these showers coincide with built-up areas there is a risk of surface water flooding to properties and roads, and disruption to infrastructure and travel. There is also a risk of flooding to properties and roads from smaller rivers and watercourses if the heavy downpours occur over small urban or fast responding catchments. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jun 2018 12:25
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy thundery downpours are likely to affect the area during Sunday. It is currently not possible to define exactly what areas will be affected and some areas will miss the worst of the heavy showers and thunderstorms. However where these thunderstorms do occur they are likely to bring torrential rain. People should be aware and prepared to act. If these showers coincide with built-up areas there is a risk of surface water flooding to properties and roads, and disruption to infrastructure and travel. There is also a risk of flooding to properties and roads from smaller rivers and watercourses if the heavy downpours occur over small urban or fast responding catchments. Further heavy showers may affect the area again on Monday bringing a further risk of flooding and disruption to travel. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 12:01
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy thundery downpours may affect the area during Saturday and again on Sunday. It is currently not possible to define exactly what areas will be affected and some areas will miss the worst of the heavy showers and thunderstorms. However where these thunderstorms do occur they are likely to bring torrential rain. People should be aware and prepared to act. The periods of greatest risk are Saturday afternoon and evening and again on Sunday afternoon and evening. If these showers coincide with built-up areas there is a risk of surface water flooding to properties and roads, and disruption to infrastructure and travel. There is also a risk of flooding to properties and roads from smaller rivers and watercourses if the heavy downpours occur over small urban or fast responding catchments. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 31 May 2018 16:00
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy thundery downpours are likely to affect areas across Scotland during Friday and again on Saturday. It is currently not possible to define exactly what areas will be affected and some areas will miss the worst of the heavy showers and thunderstorms. However where these thunderstorms do occur they are likely to bring torrential rain. People should be aware and prepared to act. If these showers coincide with built-up areas there is a risk of surface water flooding to properties and roads, and disruption to infrastructure and travel. There is also a risk of flooding to properties and roads from smaller rivers and watercourses if the heavy downpours occur over small urban or fast responding catchments. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 16 Apr 2018 18:34
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Heavy and persistent rainfall is expected from Monday evening which will continue throughout Tuesday. This will lead to a risk of localised river flooding of land and roads from watercourses throughout Tuesday afternoon. Surface water flooding issues are expected on Tuesday also. Wet road surfaces and ponding could cause difficult driving conditions and localised disruption to travel. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2018 12:45
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Rivers in the area remain high following rainfall and snowmelt on Tuesday. Some surface water and river flooding impacts may be ongoing. Smaller watercourses in the areas may respond to snowmelt during Wednesday. Isolated flooding of low lying land and roads from smaller watercourses and surface water is possible. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2018 12:13
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. Rain and sleet will continue affect the area during Tuesday in particular in the East. This in combination with some melting snow in lower areas may bring a risk of localised minor flooding to low lying land and roads from surface water and small watercourses on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188. This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you havent already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jan 2018 15:32
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. On Sunday and Monday rivers are expected to rise as a result of rainfall and the melting of any remaining snow. Flooding of low lying land and roads is possible. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. If you havent Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 11:29
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. River levels across the region are currently high but are expected to fall during Thursday. Some isolated flooding impacts remain. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 11:49
Tayside
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. River levels across the region will remain high throughout Wednesday due to a combination of snowmelt and heavy rain overnight. Some areas will continue to see isolated river and surface water flooding issues, with flooding of low lying land and roads possible. Some flood warnings have been issued in this area. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 19:29
Tayside
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Tayside. River levels have responded to rainfall and snowmelt during Tuesday and may remain high overnight and into Wednesday. Further heavy rain is expected from the early hours of Wednesday morning and this may cause some isolated river and surface water flooding issues throughout the region, but particularly in western areas of Tayside, with flooding of low lying land and roads possible. Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 21400