Uxbridge's Cowley Road was badly affected by the torrential rains and the road flooded for the second time in three weeks.
Alan Hayes posted these videos on Twitter of traffic battling through the flooded road at the junction with Derby Road.
Shoppers in Kilburn on Tuesday also took cover in a supermarket to hide from the rain.
After Cowley Road also flooded in June one keen commuter hoped to brighten everyone's day by relaxing in a bright pink lilo in the flowing waters .
At the same time in Ruislip, two men refused to let the weather dampen their good mood by wrestling in the raging waters.