An 87mph gust of wind has hit the Western Isles where all schools are closed to pupils as Storm Brendan batters Scotland.
Scottish Environment Protection Agency
The local area has been placed under a flood alert ahead of heavy rain this weekend.
A new taskforce could help bring almost 200 derelict or vacant sites in Dundee back into use.
Flood warnings are in place across Tayside this morning.
Dundee and the wider local area has been placed under a flood alert after a day of torrential rain.
A map showing the potential impact of Storm Caroline states that the Dundee coastline could be flooded by a high tide.
All of Dundee City Council’s waste management sites have been rated as excellent by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa), the neighbourhood services committee will hear on Monday.
One of the leading objectors to the recently approved plans for a new incinerator at Baldovie in Dundee has called on city councillors to “wake up”.