Flood warning issued for Fraserburgh and Rosehearty

The area at risk of flooding is highlighted in red
The area at risk of flooding is highlighted in red

A flood warning has been issued from Rosehearty to Fraserburgh.

A combination of high tides and prevailing weather conditions means that flooding from the sea is expected to affect low lying land, roads and properties along the Moray Firth from Gardenstown to Pennan.

Low lying parts of Sandhaven are also at risk of flooding.

Flooding impacts are expected around the time of high tide at 4:30pm.

The warning is in force until further notice.

A spokesperson from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency said: “Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibilty to take actions which help protect yourself and your property.”

Further advice and information is available through Floodline on 0345 9881188.