There are currently 16 severe flood warnings in place, 134 flood warnings and 276 flood alerts, as the UK is battered by high winds and heavy rains.
For a full breakdown of the warnings and alerts in place, visit the Environment Agency website.
Here's how town planning can embrace water, rather than fight against it.
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.