Thunderstorms likely today, warns Met Office
Thunderstorms are likely to develop over parts of the Midlands and East Anglia today with some disruption to power and transport possible, the Met Office has warned.
The thunderstorms could come any time between 1pm and 9pm.
What to expect:
There is a good chance driving conditions will be affected by spray, standing water and/or hail, leading to longer journey times by car and bus
Delays to train services are possible
Some short term loss of power and other services is likely
Probably some damage to a few buildings and structures from lightning strikes
Some flooding of a few homes and businesses likely, leading to some damage to buildings or structures