The jet stream’s running at over 200 miles per hour and decided to dump on poor old Scotland.
Wind gusting up to 113 mph has brought down trees, closed virtually the entire transport system of the country and brought about localised flooding.
SEPA the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency has at the time of writing, issued 14 flood alerts and 10 flood warnings.
Tardis Environmental are already on the case dealing with call outs.
We operate an emergency flood response service with our 24/7 fast response service.
It’s one number nationwide: 0800 731 0589
Tell us where and the extent of your problem and well assess the situation and respond accordingly.
Weather reports indicate that the winds will die down a little during today, but are set to return overnight and into Saturday.
Areas south of the border including northern England are preparing for the second wave of storms.
In addition to our flood response page, here are some useful links for information you may find useful if you are affected.