Thames Valley Police have confirmed that they are looking for a 90-year-old man in Berkshire after his car was discovered near the River Thames at Sonning.
A spokesperson was keen to stress that the search is "not flooding related" but that specialist teams were combing the river bank.
It's understood that the pensioner from Woodley was reported missing at 9am this morning.
The river is quite swollen at the moment following recent heavy rainfall.
More heavy rain and strong gusts will sweep across Britain this weekend, with further floods expected in the UK.
ITV News viewers have been emailing photographs of flooding in their area over the last few days.
Torrential rain expected in South West England, South Wales and South West Scotland.