A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Peebles (Eddleston Water)

Message issued at 22-12-2014 0:17
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A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Peebles (Eddleston Water).


River levels on the Eddleston Water are expected to rise as a result of the heavy and persistent rainfall through Sunday evening. Further rain is forecast through Sunday night.

There is a risk of flooding to low-lying areas next to the watercourse. Areas at potential risk include Crossburn Caravan Park, March Street Lane, Cuddyside, and Biggiesknowe. Further updates will be issued as appropriate.

For information, the Scottish Borders Council’s nearest sandbag store is located at the Fire Station on Caledonian Road, Peebles.


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 WARNING 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.


Your Floodline quick dial number for this area is 23452

The area highlighted in red indicates the target area that SEPA will issue a flood warning for.