The Environment Agency has advised residents who live near rivers like the Severn to register for its free flood warnings service.
Itsuggests people can keep up to date by checking its website, calling Floodline on 0845 988 1188
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.