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Last Updated: Wednesday, 13 December 2006, 11:29 GMT
South west remains on flood alert
Dumfries flooding
A warning has gone out of the risk of flooding in the region
A major flood alert has been issued in Dumfries and Galloway with further heavy rainfall expected.

Forecasters said about 40mm of rain was likely to fall across south west Scotland over the next two days coupled with strong to gale force winds.

Motorists have also been urged to take extra care in extremely difficult driving conditions.

A number of rivers are already at high levels after significant rainfall during the month of November.




SEE ALSO
Perthshire flood 'danger' warning
13 Dec 06 |  Tayside and Central
November rainfall hits new record
12 Dec 06 |  Scotland
Flooding plea for Dumfries area
06 Dec 06 |  South of Scotland
Flood warnings follow heavy rain
03 Dec 06 |  Scotland
Flood problems follow heavy rains
01 Dec 06 |  South of Scotland
In pictures: Dumfries flooding
01 Dec 06 |  In Pictures

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