These photos, taken by Cat Brown, show flashes of lightning over Dumfries.
Huge hailstones falling during yesterday's storms have caused thousands of pounds worth of damage to an Eastriggs man's caravan.
A house in Penruddock caught fire after being hit by lightning this morning. The strike knocked tiles several metres from the roof.
Thousands of homes and businesses across Cumbria have been affected by power cuts, as heavy rain and storms hit the region.