ITV Tyne Tees Weather Presenter, Ross Hutchinson explains the cause of flooding in the region and the forecast for the rest of the week.
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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.