Images from a NASA satellite shows the progress of the huge weather systems which has battered the UK.
The outline of the UK can be seen on the right underneath the blanket of clouds in both images.
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The residents of one street in Egham in Surrey have described how they have coped with the devastating impact of the floods.
Somerset Levels have been one of the worst-affected areas during the floods and today's aerial images reveal the situation remains bleak.