Highlands & Islands

Forecasters warning of heavy rain for most of Scotland

Forecasters are warning that heavy rain could lead to flooding and difficult driving conditions at times on Friday and Saturday.

The Met Office has issued a yellow "be aware" severe weather warning for most of Scotland for the two days.

The heaviest downpours have been forecast for the afternoon.

The far north and west, along with the Western Isles and Northern Isles, are expected to escape the worst of the weather.

The Met Office warning has been issued for 00.00 on Friday to 21.00 on Saturday.

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