Huge lightning storm lights up sky over Cornwall: PICTURES + VIDEO

Falmouth Packet: Lightning over Falmouth captured by Henry Ward Design Lightning over Falmouth captured by Henry Ward Design

A huge lightning storm light up the sky over Cornwall last night, with more forecast to follow this weekend.

With rolling thunder, downpours and repeated flashes of lightning making a spectacular sight, the storm brought weather watchers out to photograph and enjoy Mother Nature's stunning display.

This is the storm as it tracked over Cornwall, with the lightning strikes marked.

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Here is a spectacular video from the Isles of Scilly.

 

 

Falmouth Packet: Met

Falmouth Packet: L

This image was captured by brianrobinsonphotography.com

Falmouth Packet: L3

Picture: Hannah Giles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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12:29pm Fri 18 Jul 14

meerkats says...

Fantastic pictures , well done everyone
Fantastic pictures , well done everyone meerkats
  • Score: 3

12:54pm Fri 18 Jul 14

Gill Z Martin says...

Brilliant selection of pictures, Porthleven of course is my favourite. The force of nature never ceases to provide wonderful displays.
Brilliant selection of pictures, Porthleven of course is my favourite. The force of nature never ceases to provide wonderful displays. Gill Z Martin
  • Score: 4

1:33pm Fri 18 Jul 14

meerkats says...

i like the Porthleven ones and the Truro one too . All of them would look great as framed prints.
i like the Porthleven ones and the Truro one too . All of them would look great as framed prints. meerkats
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