THERE were thunderstorms over north Herefordshire last night.

Oddly, people reported violent flashes, but no thunder, and the sky in places was quite clear.

Sandra Dew sent this stunning clip (above) of lightning flashing over Leominster.

The Met Office currently has a yellow warning for thunderstorms in place for all of Herefordshire.

Caroline Douglass, flood duty manager at the Environment Agency, said: “Heavy thunderstorms across the Midlands and the north-west of England could lead to surface water and river flooding.

"Isolated flooding is also possible more widely across England through until Thursday due to further heavy thunderstorms."

Ledbury Reporter: Lightining over Kington earlier today. Picture: Kay DickersonLightining over Kington earlier today. Picture: Kay Dickerson

According to the Met Office the hot weather will continue for much of the week with heatwave conditions persisting in parts of southern and central England. Here temperatures will locally reach the mid to high 30Cs, for much of the week, though temperatures will start to fall from their peak from Thursday onwards. Overnight temperatures will also be high for many.

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Ledbury Reporter: Picture: Paul LloydPicture: Paul Lloyd

Ledbury Reporter: Michael Sheridan's picture of the silent lightning north of HerefordMichael Sheridan's picture of the silent lightning north of Hereford

Ledbury Reporter: Julia Cotton‎ shared this photo from her iPhone in the Hereford Times Camera ClubJulia Cotton‎ shared this photo from her iPhone in the Hereford Times Camera Club

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Lightning over Whitney on Wye

Lightning over Whitney on Wye
callum b

Over leominster last night

Over leominster last night
leefern Peace-cooke

Lightning over my daughters house

Lightning over my daughters house
Phil Gilbert-Smith

Last night's lightening show. I've got better video but won't let me upload.. Hope everyone in the team are well xx

Last night's lightening show. I've got better video but won't let me upload..
Hope everyone in the team are well xx
Sian Williams

Lightning storm from last night.

Lightning storm from last night.
David Rogers
Lightning storm from last night.
David Rogers

Silent storm in the distance.

Silent storm in the distance.
Lou Atkinson

Lightning show over North hereford last night

Lightning show over North hereford last night
Kirk Whent
Lightning show over North hereford last night
Kirk Whent
Lightning show over North hereford last night
Kirk Whent
Lightning show over North hereford last night
Kirk Whent

Flashes of lightning in Hereford

Flashes of lightning in Hereford
Evie Thomas
Flashes of lightning in Hereford
Evie Thomas

Lightning in Kington last night

Lightning in Kington last night
Nathan Hodges

Yesterday's storm

Yesterday's storm
Community contributor

Lightening, captured from Weobley.

Lightening, captured from Weobley.
David Scott-Beddard

Lightning Storm on night of 11/08/20 in Leominster

Lightning Storm on night of 11/08/20 in Leominster
Jared Wilks
Lightning Storm on night of 11/08/20 in Leominster
Jared Wilks
Lightning Storm on night of 11/08/20 in Leominster
Jared Wilks

lightning over Kington

lightning over Kington
Kay Dickerson
lightning over Kington
Kay Dickerson

Lightening over Hereford city centre, these were taken from Moorfield street

Lightening over Hereford city centre,  these were taken from Moorfield street
Nick Evans Photography
Lightening over Hereford city centre,  these were taken from Moorfield street
Nick Evans Photography

Lightning in Bromyard

Lightning in Bromyard
Oliver Edgar

Amazing view from ethelstan crescent!

Amazing view from ethelstan crescent!
Tasha Schmidt
Amazing view from ethelstan crescent!
Tasha Schmidt
Amazing view from ethelstan crescent!
Tasha Schmidt

The silent storm.

The silent storm.
Jo White
The silent storm.
Jo White

The strangest storm I have ever seen. I have never seen anything like it. We stood outside for 40 minutes watching the eerie silent storm. Absoutely breath taking. 'His lightening lights up the world; the Earth sees and trembles.' Psalm 97 vs 4

The strangest storm I have ever seen. I have never seen anything like it. We stood outside for 40 minutes watching the eerie silent storm. Absoutely breath taking. 

'His lightening lights up the world; the Earth sees and trembles.' Psalm 97 vs 4
Natasha Weber
The strangest storm I have ever seen. I have never seen anything like it. We stood outside for 40 minutes watching the eerie silent storm. Absoutely breath taking. 

'His lightening lights up the world; the Earth sees and trembles.' Psalm 97 vs 4
Natasha Weber