- There are currently 76 flood warnings in place across the UK with areas in the Midlands (22) and South East of England (25) most at risk of heavy flooding.
- Nearly 200 areas have been issued with flood alerts by the Environment Agency and warned to be prepared for the prospect of more wet weather.
Farmers unable to get winter crops in the ground because their land is waterlogged have told shoppers to expect rising food prices in 2013.
Hundreds of flood warnings are in place across England and Wales, with Scotland warned to prepare for heavy rain.
As much of the UK faces flooding and the heavy rain continues, will Christmas be a washout?