Weather warnings surrounding Storm Eleanor have been upgraded for parts of our region.
The Met Office have issued an AMBER 'Be Prepared' warning for strong winds.
The deepening area of low pressure will bring gales and severe gales to northern England and Southern Scotland, clearing eastern England during tomorrow morning.
Gusts of 80mph are possible and could well cause some damage overnigh
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The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for ice in Dumfries and Galloway between 3pm today 12pm tomorrow.
Showers of rain, sleet and snow are expected throughout tonight and into Thursday morning.
Motorists are advised to take extra care as icy patches will form on untreated surfaces such as roads and pavements.
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Heavy, thundery showers will turn locally torrential with the risk of hail this afternoon and evening.
Whilst most places will miss the worst, please be aware of the risk of localised flooding.
The warning stays in place until 9pm tonight.
As much as 50mm of rain could fall in just a few hours.
Police are issuing a weather warning relating to heavy rainfall and strong winds which are set to hit Cumbria and Dumfries and Galloway this evening.
Information from the Met Office indicates that this evening and overnight into Tuesday heavy rain is expected, with around 15-20mm set to fall in the space of six hours. Strengthening winds will start this evening as west southwesterlies, however will veer to northwesterly from the early hours of Tuesday, with gusts forecast to exceed 55 mph inland, and 60 – 70 mph in exposed coastal areas.
Motorists are asked to consider road conditions over this period as the heavy rain will bring the dangers of standing water and spray across roads in the region. Again strong gusting winds will affect driving conditions and motorists are asked to drive to the conditions they come across.
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Strong winds, accompanied by heavy rain, will move eastwards across the UK on Monday.
Gales or even severe gales are likely around exposed coasts and high ground in the west and north on Monday morning.
The public should be aware of the potential for travel disruption from the strong winds as well as standing water on the roads and reduced visibility from spray and driving rain.
A frontal system is moving into western Scotland from the west. To the east, very high afternoon temperatures are triggering some heavy showers and thunderstorms for the rest of this afternoon and into the evening. These should die out from the west later this evening.
A Met Office Yellow Warning has been issued by the Met Office, which edges into the Scottish Borders. Isolated intense downpours will briefly affect a few areas with very localised surface water flooding possible, giving temporary standing water at prone spots.
The Met Office have issued a warning for SW Scotland for the risk of heavy, thundery downpours Saturday afternoon.Read the full story ›
More bad weather is predicted to sweep across the region today.
It follows flooding in the Scottish Borders and across West Cumbria yesterday and over the weekend.
Train services were disrupted and are expected to be affected again today.