THE Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has issued a flood warning for the Scottish Borders.

Heavy rain is likely to affect the region during Tuesday night November 14 into Wednesday morning November 15.

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There is a risk of flooding from rivers and surface water.



Potential impacts include localised flooding of low lying land and roads and disruption to travel is possible.

SEPA urge residents to remain vigilant and to remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.

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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 SEPAs  Floodline direct warning service.

If you haven't already signed up to receive free flood messages, please call Floodline or register online at

The Floodline quick dial number for the Scottish Borders is 23400