Work began yesterday across the north-east to clean up the damage caused by this week's severe weather.
A Moray family left homeless after floods with a £15,000 bill have blasted their insurance providers after having their claim voided by a technicality.
Moray remains on alert following a day of flooding caused by heavy wind and rain across the north of Scotland.
Several areas have been affected by overnight flooding, with Highland Council issuing an update.
A car is stranded in Barn Church Road near the junction of Tower Road.
The north of Scotland remains on alert following a day of flooding caused by heavy wind and rain.
These spectacular pictures depict the strength of the waves that have battered northern coastlines in the north amid severe weather conditions.
Heavy rain and flooding in the area has resulted in the closure of four schools - Balloch Primary, Avoch Primary, and Millburn Academy, while Smithton Primary is scheduled to open shortly.
It was a battle to work for commuters this morning after torrential overnight rain brought roads chaos to number of local routes in the Inverness area.
An Angus man had to climb a tree to escape a rising river before being rescued by RAF helicopter yesterday.
Flooding has spurred hazardous driving conditions on the A9 and shut down several key roads.
The B9015 in Garmouth has been closed due to flooding.
Flooding throughout Aberdeen is causing significant traffic delays for commuters this morning.
Floods have caused the closure of several roads in Aberdeenshire.
Spectacular footage of waves thundering against Stonehaven Harbour walls shows the true strength of the storms hitting the north of Scotland today.
Police officers in Aberdeenshire are involved in an evacuation as the town's beachfront becomes overrun by sea water.
Residents in a Moray community are facing their 11th day without phone lines or internet connections.
Walkers and holiday-makers in Deeside were forced to flee yesterday as burns and rivers burst their banks, washing away bridges and flooding a caravan site.
About 20 people were trapped in their flooded homes yesterday after a river burst its bank on the A835 at Loch Broom near Ullapool.
A multi-agency operation swung into action last night as the Highlands tried to battle back after being battered by heavy rain and high winds.
Flooding has caused havoc across Moray today as the aftermath of Hurricane Bertha hit the north of Scotland.
Long-standing flooding problems at a north-east village could be addressed in a new study.