A Met Office yellow weather warning for the risk of heavy rain remain in force for the Anglia region for overnight Tuesday into WednesdayRead the full story ›
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This morning's rain will clear this afternoon to leave some sunny spells and scattered showers.Read the full story ›
Heavy rain and snow are causing travel problems across the Anglia region on the first working day after the Christmas holidays.Read the full story ›
A summer heatwave has been replaced by a summer soaking with one corner of Suffolk seeing more rain in the past 24 hours than it did during the whole of April and May.
Santon Downham on the edge of Thetford Forest on the Suffolk-Norfolk border has had 78 mm (3 inches) of rain in the 24 hours to 6am on Wednesday 28 June 2017.
That is more than would normally be expected in the whole of June and more than the 75 mm that actually fell during April and May this year.
Rainfall in the Anglia region in the 12 hours to 6am on Wednesday 28 June 2017
- 48.6 mm in Santon Downham, Suffolk
- 36.8 mm in Marham, Norfolk
- 34.0 mm in Houghton, Norfolk
- 31.6 mm in Holbeach, Lincolnshire
- 28.0 mm in Higham near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
- 23.8 mm in Tibenham, Norfolk
- 21.8 mm in Andrewsfield near Braintree, Essex
- 21.8 mm in Writtle, Essex
- 21.6 mm in Wattisham, Suffolk
- 21.4 mm in Cavendish, Suffolk
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Woburn in Bedfordshire has seen more than a week's worth of rain in torrential downpours in the early hours of Saturday morning.
In the three hours to 4am there was 17.2 mm (0.7 inches) of rainfall in Woburn - 10 mm (0.4 inches) of that fell within one hour.
It represents one third of the rain that falls in a normal June in Woburn - the long-term average monthly rainfall at the site is 53 mm (2.1 inches).
It brings the monthly total so far in June 2014 at Woburn to 29 mm which is more than most other sites in the Anglia region.
For instance, Norwich has had only 5 mm of rain so far this month with 7 mm in Writtle, Essex and 8 mm in Cavendish, Suffolk.
The rainfall total averaged across the Anglia region for June so far is 18 mm which is 25% lower than normal for the month.
It's a cool, cloudy and damp June day in the Anglia region with rain on and off for most of the day.
Click below to watch the hour-by-hour rain forecast from the Met Office weather computer
An area of rain is forecast to spread north across the Anglia region late on Tuesday night leading to a wet Wednesday.
Click below to watch the Met Office computer forecast for the rain through the early hours of Wednesday until 6pm
The Met Office has also issued an early warning for the risk of thundery downpours on Saturday.
There's the potential for localised flooding although there is not yet any detail on the specific areas at highest risk.