Heavy rain is forecast to affect this area on Saturday and into Sunday.
There is a warning for coastal flooding Thursday night through to Friday
A period of heavy and persistent rain from Monday evening and through Tuesday could cause some minor flooding impacts from rivers and surface water across the Islands.
Heavy thundery showers are likely to develop during Friday, continuing overnight into Saturday.
On Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday due to a combination of the high tides and surge there is a risk of flooding from the sea to low lying land, roads and properties.
“we thought we’d go to a beach, and decided on Inganess, near Kirkwall. “
Coastal flooding is possible in Orkney on Sunday and Monday as a result of a surge combined with large waves
Images by Kenny Armet
Pictured by Kenny Armet this morning, 10th of February 2020.
OLECG Orkney’s Local Emergency Coordinating Group met again on Saturday with Storm Ciara on its way.