The storms have returned to the south and west of the island. | M. À. Cañellas

Majorca was on red weather alert for most of the island this morning after heavy rains fell overnight with more being forecast.

The area most at risk, according to the Met Office, was the western side of the island including Soller, Andratx and Palma in the south.

Heavy rains are normal at this time of the year which effectively mark the end of the summer.

Despite the rain, Majorca contiunues to be on drought alert.