Thunderstorms have started to break out over eastern parts of Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.
The Met Office has a yellow weather alert in force warning of torrential thundery downpours in places with the risk of surface water flooding. There's also the possibility of hail and strong gusts of wind.
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Spring has arrived as the sun comes out and temperatures rise to 16ºC by Saturday
The cloudy skies will remain tonight but at least temperatures will stay frost-free.
The Met Office have announced that winter 2014/15 will likely end up as the sunniest on record, but it's the east that has benefitted most