Dry with warm sunny spells, the best of these during the morningRead the full story ›
Feeling fresher. Generally dry and clear overnightRead the full story ›
A cloudy start, with further showers possible during the morning across the East.Read the full story ›
- Video report by ITV News Anglia's Emily Knight
Flash flooding and lightning strikes hit parts of the Eastern Region last night.
The storms affected trains as overhead lines were damaged and a school in Essex was forced to close because of flooding.
Saffron Walden County High School was shut today because of flooding. The school said it was a reluctant but necessary closure.
The school sports centre was the worst affected.
The school has worked hard to ensure that it is safe and dry and can be re-opened tomorrow morning.
Residents at all four properties had to be evacuated after the lightning strike in Bradwell.Read the full story ›
Fire crews were called to a house fire in Bedford last night (18 July) following a lightning strike.
An elderly resident was rescued from a house in Dudley Street after lightning struck the TV aerial and caused a fire in the front living room of the property.
The casualty was treated for smoke inhalation.
Firefighters conducted safety investigations in the roof space of adjoining properties.
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the the risk of scattered thunderstorms and heavy downpours in the Anglia region.Read the full story ›
The first half of 2017 is one of the hottest ever in East Anglia after a run of fairly warm years.Read the full story ›
It was a warm and humid day across Anglia and for some of us there were heavy showers and thunderstorms.
For those that like thunderstorms, watching a storm can be quite exciting but there is another way to experience one.
All you need is a radio!