Rain will begin to ease this afternoon, with the remaining rain concentrated in the south east.
Tonight the rain will clear in the southeast, with rain turning to snow on the hills across Scotland and the north of England.
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?