Storms and floods with a heatwave to come

The British weather is renowned for its remarkable twists and turns and this summer is no different. It switches with ease from storm and tempest to humid, sultry heatwave.

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Pictures: Torrential rain floods Ely train station

Torrential downpours over the weekend brought flash flooding to many parts of the Anglia region.

This is how it looked at Ely train station yesterday. Amanda Fay sent in these two pictures to our Facebook page.

Ely train station flooded. Credit: Amanda Fay
Parts of Ely train station closed off due to flooding. Credit: Amanda Fay

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More pictures of the weekend's flash flooding

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Torrential downpours turn streets into rivers

A car trapped in flooding below a railway bridge near Brundall, Norfolk.
A car trapped in flooding below a railway bridge near Brundall, Norfolk. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Torrential downpours over the weekend brought flash flooding to many parts of the Anglia region. Roads and gardens were flooded particularly in east Norfolk.

More than 60 mm of rain fell in little more than a day at Wattisham in Suffolk. That amounts to the expected rain in an average five-week period.

Read more: How summer is shaping up with temperatures set to soar

More pictures of the weekend's flash flooding

Flooding in Appleton Drive, Ormesby, Norfolk.
Flooding in Appleton Drive, Ormesby, Norfolk. Credit: Valant Cutajar
Flooded gardens at Ormesby in Norfolk
Flooded gardens at Ormesby in Norfolk Credit: Valant Cutajar

Read more: The weather forecast for the Anglia region

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