River Esk Flood Warning Scheme

River Esk in Lagnholm centre. River has burst its banks. Text on top of the image reads River Esk Flood Warning Scheme. To the left of the text, a woman's hand holds a phone. On its screen is a map of Langholm with areas highlighted in red where a flood warning is available.

The community of Langholm now benefits from a SEPA Flood Warning scheme for the River Esk, providing Flood Warnings for over 700 properties and many more who work in or travel through the area.

If you do live, work or travel through this area regularly, you can register for free Flood Warnings, which will be sent straight to your phone when flooding is forecast.

Sign up to Floodline.

Greyscale map of Langholm area with areas near the river highlighted in red to show where the flood warning is available in this area.

A Flood Warning will be issued when flooding is expected for the area highlighted in red. It will give you time to prepare for flooding and reduce the damage and disruption to your life or business.

If you receive a message you should check out the live flood updates or call Floodline on 0345 988 1188 to find out more about the current flooding situation.

You can start being flood prepared now by checking out other pages on the Floodline website. Follow our five easy steps to be prepared and visit our business page for information and advice.