Dramatic thunderstorm batters Wirral and there’s more on the way

Storm over Liverpool. Al Stirling

A thunderstorm brought a dramatic afternoon of weather to Wirral on Tuesday afternoon.

Torrential rain, hail, thunder and lightning hit Wirral creating some incredible scenes across the area.

Many took to social media to share their great captures of the storm.

One video shared by Thomas Munns shows forked lightning streaking across the sky with loud rumbles of thunder.

The Met Office warn that there could be more dramatic weather on the way through Wednesday and Thursday.


READ MORE: Funnel cloud spotted over Wirral after day of severe weather

The Met Office said: “Another day of sunny spells and showers, with these showers turning heavy and potentially thundery at times. Becoming largely clear and dry during the evening. Maximum temperatureĀ 15Ā Ā°C.

“Early rain for southernmost areas Thursday clearing into more widespread scattered, possibly thundery, showers later”.Ā 

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