Lorry and van drivers are being advised to keep off many bridges in Scotland, for reasons illustrated by this picture
It shows Friarton Bridge over the Firth of Tay on the southeastern outskirts of Perth, Scotland.
Neighbours of a British couple who were involved in the hot air balloon disaster in Egypt have been leaving flowers outside their door.
Yvonne Rennie was killed in the accident while her husband Michael is recovering in hospital.
Neighbour Linda Kettles described the pair as "very, very nice people" and said they were "really looking forward to getting away".
"I'm totally devastated by the news. I really feel for their families."
Around 70 firefighters worked all day to rescue people from their homes and brought the flooding under control in the village of Comrie in Perthshire.
Emergency services also came to the aid of residents in Aberfoyle in Stirling.
An emergency centre was set up Crieff, close to Comrie, as well as at the Strathearn Community Campus leisure centre, where people were given shelter.
A Red Cross team opened a base at Comrie Community Centre and helped around 20 residents, including elderly people who were evacuated from two care homes.
More than 100 people were evacuated from their homes and were cut off from transport links when persistent heavy rain caused flooding.
The Water of Ruchill burst its banks at about 8am, spreading through the village of Comrie, in Perthshire, for about half a mile.