A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Orkney.
Further heavy rain during Saturday and overnight into Sunday falling on already saturated catchments may result in already high rivers and watercourses responding. Some localised flooding of low lying land and roads is possible during Saturday and Sunday morning.
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