Storms hit region

Thunderstorms and torrential rain have swept across the region producing spectacular lightning shows.

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Fledgling tornado spotted in Suffolk

Wednesday evening's thunderstorms have spawned some would-be tornadoes in the Anglia region. This video was taken by Todd Unsworth at Red Lodge between Mildenhall and Newmarket in Suffolk at around 6pm.

It shows a funnel cloud developing from the base of a thunderstorm cloud. Only if the twister reaches the ground does it becomes a tornado.

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