LIVE UPDATES: Leeds battered by summer storm

Leeds came to a standstill today as a storm battered the city.

A man braves the rain in Leeds city centre . PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Commuters faced delays on major city routes. And a flood siren has been activated at Wykebeck near Halton in east Leeds due to heavy rain.

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The weather is also proving a talking point on social media: