A LIGHTING strike during last Thursday night’s storms left some areas of Chirivel without power.
The power company was working hard the following day to try and restore the electricity supply as soon as possible.
The extreme weather also cut off the Oria road after a number of watercourses overflowed.
In Velez-Blanco the massive downpours several country roads inaccessible and some garages and basements were flooded.
Country lanes in Maria were also badly affected.
More than 100 litres of water per square metre fell in parts of the Los Velez region in just 24 hours.