Scotland hit by hundreds of lightning strikes as heatwave comes to an electrifying end

SCOTLAND has been hit by hundreds of lightning strikes, marking an electrifying end to the heatwave.

GlasgowFife, Angus and Argyll were hit by electric shocks strikes according to a Weather Provider.

A yellow weather warning has been issued for the evening due to the hot weather


A yellow weather warning has been issued for the evening due to the hot weather

German Weather Service lightning detection record Hundreds of flashes strikes Across Scotland this evening.

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency issued 12 flood warnings, from Aberdeenshire in the north to the Scottish Borders in the south.

SEPA said: “Heavy, thundery showers are forecast for Sunday afternoon and overnight into the early hours of Monday, which may lead to surface flooding.” Water and small watercourses.

“The heaviest rainfall will be localized and some locations in the region may experience very light rainfall. Urban areas and the transport Networks are most at risk of flash flooding due to the heavy rains.

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“Typical impacts are likely to include street flooding, transport Infrastructure and real estate as well as difficult Drive Conditions and faults travel.

“Stay vigilant and remember that it is your responsibility to take action to help you and your property.”

ScotRail has decided to introduce speed limits to ensure this Security of train passengers in the downpours.

This affected services on the Paisley Canal, Clelland and Shotts branch line and the Gourock branch line between Paisley St James and Bishopton in Renfrewshire.

The yellow weather warning will remain in force for most of the evening until Monday morning as the country is hit by rain bringing an end to the Indian weather Summer.

The Met Office expects it to be windier tomorrow. After a wet start to the day it will be mostly dry.

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Edmuns DeMars

Edmund DeMarche is a USTimesPost U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. Edmund DeMarche joined USTimesPost in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing

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