In pictures: ‘Atrocious’ weather as band of rain travels across the UK

Heavy rain has affected much of the UK, as the Met Office warned that conditions may be ‘atrocious’ for many areas and the Highlands could see some snow.

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A flooded road in Mountsorrel, Leicestershire (Joe Giddens/PA)
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Autumn leaves on Horse Guards Road, central London (James Manning/PA)
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A woman with an umbrella near Parliament Square in Westminster (James Manning/PA)
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Leaves in a puddle on Horse Guards Parade, central London (James Manning/PA)
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Waves crash against the lighthouse in Seaham harbour, County Durham (Danny Lawson/PA)
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Motorists have been warned to stay off the roads (James Manning/PA)
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A van is stranded in the floodwaters of the River Adur near Shermanbury in West Sussex (Gareth Fuller/PA)
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People walk through the rain in Seaham, County Durham (Danny Lawson/PA)
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A view of floodwaters from the River Adur near Shermanbury in West Sussex (Gareth Fuller/PA)