Cars Drive Through Floodwaters as Heavy Rain Drenches Northeast England

Heavy rain flooded the streets of South Shields – a coastal town in northeast England – on Tuesday, October 5, as persistent precipitation was forecast for parts of northern England and Scotland, the Met Office said.

This footage filmed by Ross Hall shows vehicles navigating street flooding in the community of Tyne Dock on Tuesday morning, he told Storyful. Strong winds can be heard as coastal areas were impacted, according to the Met Office.

The Met Office expected skies to clear on Tuesday night, bringing a drop in temperature for most regions. Credit: Ross Hall via Storyful

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