Thunderstorms are likely to develop over parts of the Midlands and East Anglia today from 11AM to 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 strikesSome flooding of a few homes and businesses likely, leading to some damage to buildings or structures.
Strong northwesterly winds, with coastal gales, will ease later. An evening frost is likely.
A very windy day, with strong gusts likely at times. Most parts will be dry, with sunny spells.
Heavy rain will spread from the west after midnight, beginning to clear just before dawn. Becoming very windy and feeling chilly.