Scotland’s weather: Latest forecast following flash flooding for much of country

Following heavy rain, Edinburgh saw flash flooding and transport services impacted.  

Flooding in Edinburgh caused trains in and out of the city to be halted during stormy Sunday weather.

Images on social media showed multiple streets of the Scottish capital awash with rain which also crept into homes, bars, businesses – and appeared to seep into a brand new shopping centre.

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Emergency services attended some incidents including under one bridge in Chesser, where the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service could be seen helping vehicles which were stuck in the flooding.

Sunday’s stormy weather also caused a problem for shoppers in the brand new St James Quarter, which only opened in Edinburgh last month.

But will the extreme weather continue? Here’s the latest forecast for Scotland.

The Herald Scotland

The Herald Scotland

The Herald is a Scottish broadsheet newspaper founded in 1783. The Herald is the longest running national newspaper in the world and is the eighth oldest daily paper in the world. The title was simplified from The Glasgow Herald in 1992