Thunder warning issued for areas including Maidenhead, Slough and Windsor today

Thunder warning issued for areas including Maidenhead, Slough and Windsor today

- There is a small chance that homes and businesses could be flooded quickly, with damage to some buildings from floodwater, lightning strikes and large hail.

On Monday, thunderstorms brought flash flooding and power cuts to parts of Wales.

According to the Netweather, thunderstorms have already started in London, Surrey, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Berkshire.

Under the yellow warning, the Met Office is predicting storms in particular for the north-west, north Wales and the West Midlands for Wednesday and Thursday.

Overnight temperatures will also continue high for many with some areas staying over 20C throughout the night.

Warnings are still in place for most of the United Kingdom as high temperatures remain in place.

DON'T MISS Lightning map: Where will lightning storms hit today? Western areas may see thundery showers later in the day and perhaps heavy and prolonged showers.

"Areas of thunderstorms are increasingly likely to develop over the south of the UK or nearby continent late in the weekend or early next week, and will generally track north or north-westwards, potentially affecting all parts of the UK", The Met Office said.

Those struggling to sleep during the heatwave are in for some bad news as temperatures will remain high overnight.

Climate change could lead to more "tropical nights" in the future where after-dark temperatures in the United Kingdom do not fall below 20C (68F), meteorologists have warned. So far, this month we have seen 4 tropical nights 6th, 10th, 11th, and the 12th, there was also a Tropical Night on June 25th making 5 so far in 2020.

"A lot of homes can overheat, so it's important we continue to check on older people and those with underlying health conditions, particularly if they're living alone and may be socially isolated".

Today will see another hot, sunny and dry day in East Anglia, with early clouds disappearing, There will be a light east or northeasterly wind and a maximum temperature of 33C.

Friday saw 36.4C recorded at Heathrow and Kew Gardens, the hottest August day since 10th August 2003 (38.5C, Faversham), while 34.5C was recorded on Saturday and 34C on Sunday.

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