Lightning Bolt Illuminates Southern English Night Sky

Lightning stretched across the sky in Fareham, England, on May 15, as the Met Office issued a weather warning for large parts of the south coast.

Footage recorded by Emma Prowse shows a lightning bolt flash across the sky in Fareham, near Portsmouth, at around 10:15 pm local time.

The Met Office warning was valid from 8 pm on Sunday until 5 am on Monday. Credit: Emma Prowse via Storyful

Video transcript

[NO AUDIO]

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting