A FLOOD warning has been issued for Renfrewshire as Storm Gareth continues to batter parts of the country. 

Chiefs at SEPA say the area should be braced for gale force winds, which will lead to flooding over low-lying land and roads. 

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The warning is in place today and will remain until tomorrow as Storm Gareth sweeps across the nation, brining winds of up to 75mph with it. 

Travel disruption and power cuts are also possible when the storm, which was named on Monday, hits on Tuesday night, the Met Office has warned.

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A SEPA spokesperson said: "Remain vigilant and remember, it is your responsibility to take actions which help protect yourself and your property."