UK floods LIVE: Major roads ‘not passible’ as homes cuts off –motorists urged don’t travel

BBC Weather: Carol Kirkwood forecasts heavy rainfall

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Cars have been parked on the central reservation to avoid rising water and many motorists stop in the road with their hazard lights on as the roads became impassable.

A number of roads have also had to close such as Clarence Drive in Glasgow’s Hyndland area.

Yellow and amber warnings have been issued across parts of Scotland and Northern England and the whole of Wales is also covered by a yellow warning.

England has also been issued nine flood warnings and 19 flood alerts.

Drivers in the affected areas have been urged not to travel where possible.

The warnings are in place until midnight on Thursday.

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