A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Edinburgh and Lothians

Message valid from 01-08-2014 15:52 to 02-08-2014 15:52

A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Edinburgh and Lothians. 

Heavy rain is expected to affect the area on Saturday and Sunday. Smaller watercourses may rise in response to this, and there may be some localised flooding to low lying areas. There may also be localised flooding to low lying areas and roads from surface water flooding. SEPA will continue to monitor the situation and further updates will be provided 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 available through Floodline on 0845 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 haven't already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at sepa.org.uk/floodingsignup.


A Flood Alert is in force for this area