Marbella was bracing itself for more bad weather as rain wreaked havoc in Malaga on Saturday night

More than 70 cubic litres fell on the provincial capital and emergency services were called to over 200 incidents. Flooding and landslides caused chaos, especially on the east side of the city.

The Spanish metrological agency AEMET has issued a yellow warning for Marbella today, rising to an orange alert for the coast on Monday and Tuesday with winds of Force 6-7 and waves up to 4 metres.