If you've been driving today or trying to get anywhere by train, the chances are the horrific weather would have affected your journey.
Trains to the east between Swindon and Bristol Parkway, London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads, and westwards between Plymouth and Temple Meads have either been cancelled or delayed because of flooding on the line.
Eli-Louise Wringe reports on a tough day for travellers around the west:
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Helen has the forecast for Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset.
Helen has the forecast for Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset.