John and Eva sheltered indoors as the Olympic Torch passed through Lymington. They said the deluge was 'of epic proportions'.
Viewers' pictures are still flooding in from Dorset and Hampshire.
Another picture from a viewer, who captured one of the key ceremonies on the Isle of Wight.
There was no space inside Mayflower Park for this evening's Olympic celebrations in the rain.
There is no room left in the streets, and so people are climbing Southampton's old walls to see the Olympic Torch.
The streets of Southampton are packed this evening to see the Olympic Torch, despite today's downpours.