Severe Thunderstorm outbreak today over large swathe of Europe including the UK!

Thunderstorms are already about in one or two areas of the UK & isolated cells will continue to produce lightning strikes this afternoon into this evening.

The biggest concern however is for mainland Europe where storms producing huge rainfall totals, Regular lightning strikes aswell as very large hail are all possible.

We will be keeping a close eye on these storms and will broadcast live later today when things really start to fire up.