FLOOD alerts have been put out across the North-east as heavy rain batters the region today.
SEPA issued the warning for Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Angus today.
The agency warned: “Persistent rainfall today into Tuesday has the potential to result in some flooding from surface water, small watercourses.
“This is particularly true within southern Aberdeenshire.
“Impacts are possible from surface water and small watercourses into Tuesday.
“Localised flooding to low lying surface lands and roads, with disruption to travel being possible in this period.”
The Met Office has also issued a yellow warning for rain.
Outbreaks of rain, heavy at times, are expected over parts of Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Angus for the rest of today into this evening.