Note: this post is from 2007, outbound links may be broken.
Images of flooding in the UK
If you don’t actually live in the UK and you’ve only heard about the flooding, images will definitely say more than 1000 words.
The town of Tewkesbury surrounded by floodwaters, and a local resident looks out on Evesham High Street following torrential rain
Here’s a map of what areas have (severe) flood warnings.