A month's worth of rain in just a few hours has seen South Yorkshire experience its worst flooding for years.

Communities under water, ten flooding pictures from around South Yorkshire

Parts of South of Yorkshire disappeared under water as a month's worth of rain fell in just a few hours.

Homes have been evacuated, pets and the elderly rescued and cars abandoned as Rotherham and Doncaster bore the brunt of the deluge on Thursday.

A month's worth of rain in just a few hours has seen South Yorkshire experience its worst flooding for years.

1. Water world

A month's worth of rain in just a few hours has seen South Yorkshire experience its worst flooding for years.
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A member of the Fire and rescue service wades through flood water as he escorts a JCB towing an truck along a flooded road Rotherham,

2. Cars not needed

A member of the Fire and rescue service wades through flood water as he escorts a JCB towing an truck along a flooded road Rotherham,
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Homes are submerged by rising flood water, Yarborough Terrace, Doncaster,

3. Severe warning

Homes are submerged by rising flood water, Yarborough Terrace, Doncaster,
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The lines at Rotherham central station are filled with water as floods made their mark.

4. Trains cancelled

The lines at Rotherham central station are filled with water as floods made their mark.
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