The Met Office has updated its yellow weather warning which covers a large part of the Scottish Borders throughout Sunday and Monday.

Initially the warning was due to come not effect at 6am on Sunday October 29.

That has now been changed to midnight on Saturday October 28.

The warning will be in place until 11.59pm on Monday October 30.

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Scottish Borders Council say that up to 40mm of rain expected widely and strong winds are forecast along the coast.

And there will be a risk of wave overtopping in coastal communities across whole weekend and Monday, which may require the barriers to be deployed between The Ship Inn and Marine Parade in Eyemouth.

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The Met Office say that there is a slight chance of power cuts and loss of other services to some homes and businesses.

Homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings.

Fast flowing or deep floodwater is possible, causing a danger to life.

Delays or cancellations to train and bus services are possible.

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Spray and flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures.

Some communities may be cut off by flooded roads.

Further updates will be issued as required.