The A1 is reopening tonight but stretches of it were closed for three days. Businesses say the delays are costing them money and they think the problems could have been avoided, if money was spent earlier.
From Northumberland to North Yorkshire, buildings have been evacuated, businesses have closed and people are still clearing up.
We asked for your pictures of flooding in the North East. From Amble to York, here are some of the best.
Two furniture stores at Portrack Retail Park, Teesside, have been left in deep flooding after heavy rain.