A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Orkney.
Heavy rain is forecast to affect this area on Saturday and into Sunday. This could cause significant flooding impacts from rivers and surface water. Potential impacts include flooding affecting communities, damage to buildings, danger to life, 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 22500