The Scottish Environmental Protection Agency have issued five flood warnings for the Scottish Borders. This means that flooding is expected and immediate action is required. The Flood warnings are as follows:
- Greenlaw to Allanton
- Peebles (Eddleston Water)
- Preston to Paxton
- Romannobridge to Lyne Station
- Shiplaw to Crossburn including Eddleston
The small village of Smardale near Kirkby Stephen was cut off by four feet of flood water.
Rail and road travel has been disrupted across the region as the bad weather continues.