Despite the weather becoming more settled, one man had to be rescued from the sunroof of his car after it became stuck on a weir at Oakamoor near Cheadle in Staffordshire.
Our correspondent Keith Wilkinson sent this report from the River Churnet.
The Environment Agency has warned that parts of the River Severn are still rising following heavy rainfall yesterday and overnight.
A man has been taken to hospital after his car ended up in a fast-flowing river in Staffordshire.
Torrential rain continues to cause major problems across the Midlands.