Motorists are being warned to expect severe congestion on major routes this week as the busiest summer getaway in five years begins.
Sepa has issued flood alerts for Tayside and Fife.
The Met Office has issued a weather warning for thunderstorms for Dundee, Perthshire, Angus and Fife.
The Met Office and Sepa issued weather warnings for almost all of Courier Country as the area was battered by thunderstorms.
Heavy rain has battered parts of the UK with some areas left flooded at the start of a week where temperatures are expected to rise above 30C across the UK.
A heatwave is forecast to bring sweltering conditions to Scotland this week after more than a month of sodden weather.
Rain and thunderstorms are set to make way for sunshine and warmth in time for Glastonbury this weekend, according to the Met Office.
The summer holidays will soon be here and that means finding six weeks’ worth of things to do with the kids. If you’re exploring East Scotland as a family this summer, why not add a splash of colour to your plans with Stagecoach?
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