Flood Alert Info - Scottish Borders

Area Description

Scottish Borders.
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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Area Covered by this Flood Alert

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Flood Alert History

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Historical Flood Alert Messages for this Area


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jul 2019 10:30
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. On Friday afternoon and evening, heavy showers are forecast that have the potential to cause minor surface water flooding in the region. Urban areas and the transport network could see disruption; however, any impacts are expected to be localised and brief. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jul 2019 08:17
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. On Thursday afternoon and evening a period of torrential thundery showers are forecast that have the potential to cause significant disruption where they fall on urban areas. This 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 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jul 2019 11:55
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. On Wednesday afternoon and evening very isolated thundery showers are forecast that could cause minor flooding impacts where they fall on urban areas or the transport network. However, of greater importance are torrential showers forecast for Thursday afternoon and evening that could be slow-moving and thundery. These could cause more significant 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 30 Jun 2019 10:34
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Isolated heavy showers may affect the area on Sunday afternoon. 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 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 29 Jun 2019 11:23
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. There is a very low risk of localised heavy thundery showers in the eastern Borders on Saturday evening and night. If these occur this could cause significant impacts due to surface water flooding, and flooding from small water courses. Possible impacts include flooding affecting parts of communities, and disruption to infrastructure. Due to the showery nature of the rainfall, it is difficult to predict which areas will be affected. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jun 2019 16:20
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy thundery rain is possible on Monday which may lead to surface water flooding impacts. This could cause disruption due to flooding from local surface water runoff and over-spilling of small watercourses. Due to the nature of the rainfall, it is difficult to predict which areas are most at risk, however the overall risk is expected to decline by the end of the day. Members of the public are advised to check Traffic Scotland website before travelling. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 13 Jun 2019 16:04
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. River levels will remain high throughout Thursday evening and into Friday morning, particularly in the east of the region. Any residual impacts from river and surface water flooding may continue during this time, with conditions expected to improve later on 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 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 12 Jun 2019 10:43
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Persistent rainfall on Thursday will cause river levels to rise from the early hours and through the morning. Flooding from rivers and surface water is likely during this time. Typical impacts could include flooding of properties, flooding of infrastructure and travel disruption. The area at most risk is the eastern part of the Scottish Borders. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 11 Jun 2019 11:11
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Persistent rainfall during Wednesday evening and into Thursday will cause river levels to rise. Flooding from rivers and surface water is possible during this time. Typical impacts could include flooding to low lying land and roads leading to travel disruption and possibly flooding of properties. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 7 Jun 2019 12:07
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. A period of heavy rain from the early hours of Saturday morning could cause isolated flooding from rivers and small watercourses during Saturday. Low-lying land and roads could also be affected by surface water, particularly in known trouble spots. Eastern parts of the region are most likely to be affected. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jun 2019 10:48
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy localised showers over the west of the area during Wednesday may cause isolated surface water and small watercourse flooding, but the likelihood of any particular location being affected is very low. Potential impacts may include localised flooding of low-lying land and the transport network. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 13 Mar 2019 11:01
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Rivers in western parts of the area remain high following recent heavy rain, further rain is expected on Wednesday evening through into Thursday morning. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2019 13:45
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Following heavy rain and snowmelt on Monday evening and Tuesday morning, the threat of flooding to low-lying land and roads remains through the remainder of Tuesday. Heavy showers are expected again on Tuesday evening but these are currently not expected to result in higher river levels than those encountered on Tuesday morning. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 11 Mar 2019 16:05
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. A spell of heavy rain on Monday evening overnight into Tuesday morning, coupled with some melting snow, could result in some minor flooding issues. Impacts if realised could include: flooding to low-lying land and roads and disruption to travel. Western parts of the area are at greatest risk. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2019 19:38
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. This Flood Alert is for river flooding. Following heavy rain on Friday morning some rivers in the area will remain high overnight into Saturday. In addition, a spell of rainfall could pass over southern parts of the area overnight which would elevate river levels again. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 8 Feb 2019 11:12
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. This Flood Alert is for river flooding. Following heavy rain this morning rivers in the area are now responding. Localised flooding of low-lying land and roads could occur due to high river levels. Currently the Liddel, Ettrick and Teviot rivers are responding quickly and may get close to around bankful in places in the next few hours. Further east no issues are currently expected. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 9 Dec 2018 10:45
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. This alert is for coastal flooding On Sunday into Monday morning high tides and moderate waves bring a risk of wave overtopping to locations exposed to the north and north east.. 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 16:00 and 04:00 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 29 Nov 2018 11:58
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 28 Nov 2018 15:20
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 3 Nov 2018 20:50
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. 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. Any 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 2 Nov 2018 14:40
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy and persistent rainfall has been forecast for overnight Friday through to Saturday afternoon. This may cause disruption in the western part of the region 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 11 Oct 2018 16:17
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. This Flood Alert is for river and surface water flooding. Over the next few days Storm Callum will begin to affect the area with strong winds and heavy rain expected.The area at greatest risk is currently looking like southern and western parts but all areas are at risk. Localised flooding to low-lying land and roads is likely and property flooding could occur. Difficult driving conditions and ponding of water in known trouble spots should be expected. SEPA will continue to monitor the situation and further updates will appear 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 12 Aug 2018 18:13
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy thundery showers may affect the south of the area overnight Sunday into Monday morning. It is currently not possible to define what areas will be affected and most areas will miss the worst of the heavy showers. However where these thunderstorms do occur they are could bring torrential rain. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 12 Aug 2018 16:38
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy thundery showers may affect the south of the area overnight Sunday into Monday morning. It is currently not possible to define what areas will be affected and most areas will miss the worst of the heavy showers. However if these showers coincide with built up areas there is a risk of flooding to low-lying land, roads and isolated properties 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 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 12 Aug 2018 15:44
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy thundery showers may affect the south of the area overnight Sunday into Monday morning. It is currently not possible to define what areas will be affected and most areas will miss the worst of the heavy showers. However if theses shower coincide with built up areas there is a risk of flooding to low-lying land, roads and isolated properties 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 10 Jun 2018 10:30
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 8 Jun 2018 11:45
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. 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 falls 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 2 Jun 2018 11:43
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy thundery downpours may affect the area during Saturday afternoon and evening. 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. Further locally heavy rain is likely to affect the area on Saturday night into Sunday morning. There is a risk of surface water flooding to properties and roads, and disruption to infrastructure and travel should the heaviest rainfall occur over built-up areas from Saturday afternoon into Sunday morning. 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 Saturday afternoon into Sunday morning. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 31 May 2018 15:12
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 21 Apr 2018 17:31
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Thunderstorms overnight are expected to bring heavy rain to the Borders region between the hours of 10pm and 4am. This could lead to minor flooding impacts such as flooding of low lying land and roads, particularly if the heaviest showers fall on roads or built up areas. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 4 Apr 2018 11:08
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy rain and snow melt will give a risk of flooding from surface water and small watercourses during Wednesday. Most at risk are roads and urban areas at lower levels, where there is more likely to be rain than snow. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 7 Mar 2018 13:08
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Smaller watercourses in area may respond to snowmelt on Wednesday. Isolated flooding of low-lying land and roads is possible from small watercourses and surface water. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 6 Mar 2018 12:27
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Persistent and rain has impacted the area on Tuesday. This in combination with melting snow in lower areas brings a risk of flooding from surface water. There is also a risk of flooding from rivers on Tuesday into Wednesday in particular in the East. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 5 Mar 2018 15:06
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Persistent rain is forecast to affect the area on Monday evening and again on Tuesday. This in combination with melting snow in lower areas brings a risk of flooding from surface water. There is also a risk of flooding from smaller rivers on Tuesday 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jan 2018 11:26
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Smaller watercourses may respond to rainfall on Saturday morning. Isolated flooding of low lying land and roads is possible. On Sunday into Monday rivers in the west of the area 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. This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. If you havent Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 23400


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jan 2018 12:40
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Locally heavy rain may affect the west of the area on Saturday morning and again on Sunday. 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.This FLOOD ALERT UPDATE is now in force until further notice. Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 23400


Flood Alert issued on 25 Jan 2018 11:23
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. River levels across the region have peaked, but some remain high. Isolated heavy showers bring a risk of localised river flooding impacts during Thursday. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 24 Jan 2018 12:36
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. River levels across the region will remain high throughout Wednesday due to a combination of snowmelt and heavy rain, particularly in larger rivers which are expected to peak this afternoon. Some areas will continue to see some localised river and surface water flooding issues, with flooding of low lying land and roads possible. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 23 Jan 2018 12:24
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. River levels are expected to rise throughout Tuesday and into Wednesday due to a combination of snowmelt and rainfall. This could cause some isolated river and surface water flooding issues throughout the region, 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 6 Jan 2018 09:53
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Due to a combination of high tides and large waves there is a continuing risk of isolated flooding from waves and spray overtopping in exposed low lying areas. The period of greatest risk is around high tide at 6pm on Saturday evening. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 5 Jan 2018 11:15
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. This alert is for coastal and river flooding Due to a combination of high tides and large waves there is a risk of isolated flooding from waves and spray overtopping in exposed low lying areas. The periods of greatest risk are around high tide at 5pm on Friday afternoon and 5am on Saturday morning. Rivers in the area may respond to rain on Friday. There is a risk of flooding to low lying land, roads and isolated properties from rivers, small watercourses and surface water. 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 and was sent by phone and sms free of charge to registered customers of our Floodline direct warning service. If you haven't Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 23400


Flood Alert issued on 4 Jan 2018 14:57
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. Heavy rain will affect the area during Thursday evening and into Friday. There is a risk of flooding to low lying land, roads and isolated properties from rivers, small watercourses and surface water. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 22 Nov 2017 21:51
Scottish Borders
An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. A period of heavy rain is expected during Wednesday across southern and western parts of the Borders. The rain will be heaviest during Wednesday afternoon and evening. This has the potential to cause isolated flooding to low-lying land and roads and difficult driving conditions due to standing water. The heaviest rain is expected to clear overnight into Thursday morning. 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 23400


Flood Alert issued on 21 Nov 2017 15:33
Scottish Borders
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Scottish Borders. A period of heavy rain is expected during Wednesday across southern and western parts of the Borders. The rain will be heaviest during Wednesday afternoon. This has the potential to cause isolated flooding to low-lying land and roads and difficult driving conditions due to standing water. 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 23400