The Environment Agency has warned that ongoing flooding could continue for at least another week.
The warning comes as severe gales, large waves and high sea levels are expected to bring a high risk of coastal flooding to parts of the Dorset coast this evening and tomorrow morning.
The south, south west and central parts of England are at the highest risk of flooding over the coming days.
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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.