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Update - amber weather warning for extreme heat

Dear Resident

An amber weather warning for extreme heat remains in place until 11.59pm tonight.

Temperatures in some parts of the Scottish Borders could reach as high as 36oC today, with very little wind. Temperatures will remain high into the night.

Where possible avoid being out in the sun during the hottest parts of the day, generally 11am to 3pm, and ensure you are well hydrated.

For more information and advice see:

  • Met Office weather warning
  • Ready Scotland – hot weather advice
  • Water safety information
  • Health advice on heat-related illness
  • Fire safety, eg barbecues and wildfires 

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