Drought-afflicted areas of the UK are braced for the possibility of flash floods with strong winds and heavy downpours expected to hit tonight.
Up to 40mm of rain is forecast to fall in some places, as the country's wettest week of the year so far shows no sign of relenting.
As flood waters start to recede forecasters warn the recent deluges could be followed by unseasonable frost and sub-zero temperatures.
Parts of England and Wales are facing fresh floods after heavy rain lashed southern Britain. It follows the wettest April on record.
Parts of England and Wales were braced for more heavy rain and potential flooding after three days of storms left one person dead.