Flood Alert issued as heavy rain hits Ayrshire
A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Ayrshire and Arran.
Persistent and at times heavy rain will spread across parts of central and southern Scotland on Saturday and persist through until Sunday.
This may lead to surface water flooding and flooding from small watercourses. There is also a small possibility that some larger river systems could respond on Sunday. Built up areas are at greater risk where possible impacts could include: flooding of low-lying land, roads, properties 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 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 24200