The Met Office has issued a yellow weather alert for Nottinghamshire - with heavy rain set to batter the region from the early hours of Thursday.
A yellow warning for prolonged rain, which will come into effect from 6am, which covers Yorkshire, along with parts of northeast of England and the north Midlands.
Thankfully, the rain is expected to die down by Friday morning, but could make a return on Saturday.
Most areas can expect 20-40 mm of rain, but places in higher grounds should prepare for 60-80mm.
The Met Office has issued a further warning that the heavy rain may bring disruption from flooding.
Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:
Sunny spells and periods of rain on Thursday. Drier on Friday but further rain likely on Saturday. Cold with frost and fog possible overnight
What to expect
There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded, causing damage to some buildings
Where flooding occurs, there is a slight chance of delays or cancellations to train and bus services
Spray and flooding could lead to difficult driving conditions and some road closures
There is a small chance that some communities become cut off by flooded roads