A FLOOD warning covering Stirling and Clackmannanshire has been issued by the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA).

The warning said: “Heavy rain is forecast to affect the area on Wednesday.

“This could cause flooding impacts from rivers and surface water during Wednesday and into early Thursday morning.

“The greatest risk is to the west of the area. Potential impacts include flooding affecting properties, localised flooding of low-lying land and roads, and disruption to travel.”

Residents of both areas have been asked to remain vigilant, and take steps to protect property.

Advice and information can be accessed by calling Floodline on 0345 9881188, and the Floodline quick dial number to use is 23100.

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