Flood Alert Info - Easter Ross and Great Glen

Area Description

Easter Ross and Great Glen.
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 10 Jul 2019 11:31
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. On Thursday afternoon and evening torrential showers are forecast that could be slow-moving and thundery. These could cause flooding impacts in some parts of this Flood Alert area, although some places will miss the heaviest showers. At most likely risk are urban areas and the transport network, which could see disruption due to surface water flooding. This could include flooding of low-lying land and roads with difficult driving conditions. There could also be flooding from small and urban rivers if isolated rainfall is intense and prolonged. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jun 2019 11:11
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Locally heavy rain may affect the area on Sunday into Monday. Isolated 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. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jun 2019 17:24
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Locally heavy showers may affect the area during late Saturday evening and early Sunday morning. There is a risk of isolated flooding to low lying land and roads from surface water and small watercourses. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 17:09
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Rivers in the area have been rising in response to recent heavy rain. Further rain is expected on Wednesday evening through into Thursday morning and this may combine with a short-lived spell of snow melt. There is a 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 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 9 Feb 2019 10:28
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. This Flood Alert is for river flooding. On Saturday, rivers in the area are expected to remain high. Localised flooding of low-lying land, roads and properties could occur due to these high river levels. Some localised surface water flooding issues are also possible where there is standing water from recent heavy rain. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 7 Feb 2019 15:35
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. This Flood Alert is for river flooding. On Friday through into Saturday and possibly Sunday, rivers in the area are expected to rise in response to heavy rain and melting snow. Localised flooding of low-lying land, roads and properties 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2019 10:17
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. This Flood Alert is for river flooding. River levels will rise throughout the region due to heavy rainfall on Friday night into Saturday morning, combined with snowmelt at lower altitudes. Flooding of low lying land and roads from small watercourses and surface water is possible. Colder and showery conditions are expected from Saturday evening onwards, reducing the flood risk from this time. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 9 Dec 2018 10:22
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. This alert is for coastal flooding On Sunday high tides and moderate waves bring a risk of wave overtopping. Potential impacts include minor wave and spray overtopping at sea defences and low lying coastal locations. The periods of greatest risk are around high water at 12:00. The river flood alert is no longer in force. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 8 Dec 2018 12:36
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. River levels in the area will remain high as a result of showery rain during Saturday. Isolated 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. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 7 Dec 2018 10:41
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. This alert is for river flooding. Rivers in the area are likely to respond to rainfall during Friday. There is a risk of localised flooding from rivers from Friday afternoon through into Saturday morning. Impacts could include flooding to low lying land and roads, disruption to travel and flooding of isolated properties. Isolated flooding of low lying land and roads is also possible from surface water during Friday. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2018 15:45
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Heavy and persistent rainfall has been forecast for overnight Friday through to Saturday afternoon.This may cause disruption due to flooding from local 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, ponding of water in known trouble spots, difficult driving conditions 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 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 9 Oct 2018 11:56
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Persistent and heavy rain is expected to continue to affect the area through Tuesday. Some localised river flooding to low lying land and roads is expected, this will be accompanied by difficult driving conditions and ponding of water in known trouble spots. Isolated property flooding could also occur. Conditions should improve during the early part of Wednesday. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 8 Oct 2018 12:15
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. A spell of persistent and heavy rain is expected to continue to affect the area through Monday and most of Tuesday. Some localised river flooding to low lying land and roads is expected, this will be accompanied by difficult driving conditions and ponding of water in known trouble spots. Isolated property flooding could also occur. The greatest risk is in western parts initially but may move further east by Wednesday. 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 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 19 Sep 2018 18:13
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. This alert is for river and surface water flooding. Watercourses are expected to rise on Wednesday overnight in response to rainfall 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 17 Sep 2018 21:40
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Rivers in the south of the area are expected to respond to heavy rain Monday evening into Tuesday morning. There is a risk of flooding to low lying land and roads. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 8 Jun 2018 13:47
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jun 2018 12:20
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Heavy thundery downpours are likely 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. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 12:04
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 31 May 2018 17:18
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jan 2018 15:35
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. On Sunday into 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 12:24
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. River levels across the region will remain high throughout Wednesday due to a combination of snowmelt and heavy rain overnight. With further rain expected today, some areas may see some localised river and surface water flooding issues, 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 3 Jan 2018 17:34
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Coastal conditions in the area are generally expected to ease. However there remains a possibility of isolated flooding from wave overtopping in exposed communities around high tide at midnight on Wednesday. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jan 2018 13:18
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. High tides combined with a large storm surge are expected to affect coastlines in this area overnight on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Coastal communities may be affected by localised flooding and wave overtopping. The periods at greatest risk are the high tides around midnight on Tuesday and to a slightly greater extent around midday on Wednesday. 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 22200


Flood Alert issued on 24 Dec 2017 10:38
Easter Ross and Great Glen
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Further heavy rain on Sunday, particularly in the west of the area, will lead to a risk of localised flooding from rivers and small watercourses. This could affect low-lying land and roads and known trouble spots. There is also likely to be local 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. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22200


Flood Alert issued on 23 Dec 2017 11:25
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. Heavy rain on Saturday night and Sunday, particularly in the west of the area, will lead to a risk of localised flooding from rivers and small watercourses. This could affect low-lying land and roads and known trouble spots. There is also likely to be local 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. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 22200


Flood Alert issued on 19 Dec 2017 10:52
Easter Ross and Great Glen
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Easter Ross and Great Glen. On Tuesday evening watercourses are expected to rise due to snowmelt and rainfall. Impacts may include flooding of low lying land and roads and some disruption to infrastructure. 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 22200