October 8, 2008
Sandbags Issued in Flood Threat
By MARTIN WILLIAMS
SANDBAGS were being provided in Ayrshire to protect properties from flooding yesterday as heavy rain resulted in traffic chaos in the southern half of Scotland.
Late yesterday afternoon, Sepa issued a separate flood warning for the River Nith downstream of Auldgirth including Dumfries.
Severe weather warnings issued by Transport Scotland yesterday revolved around standing water on more than 30 roads, including the M8
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