A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Dumfries and Galloway

Message issued at 28-11-2015 16:20

An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Dumfries and Galloway. 


On Sunday high astronomical tides will coincide with strong winds and moderate surge. Flooding to low lying ground is possible in exposed coastal areas. For information, high tide at Portpatrick will be at approximately 01:15 am then 13:30 pm on Sunday.


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 haven't 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 24300

Flood area map


A Flood Warning or Severe Flood Warning is in force for this area