In pictures: Breathtaking lightning storm lights up the skies of Worthing and Lancing

This week’s heatwave turned into a dramatic thunderstorm in the early hours of this morning (July 24).

Wednesday, 24th July 2019, 3:14 pm
Lightning illuminates the Bayside apartments in Brighton Road

The skies around the area were lit up by forked lightning – here are some of the best pictures captured by residents and photographers.

Lightning illuminates the Bayside apartments in Brighton Road
Lightning illuminates the Bayside apartments in Brighton Road
Lightning over Ferring
Lightning over Ferring
Lightning over Ferring
Lightning over Broadwater
Lightning over Broadwater Village
Lightning over Broadwater Village
Lightning over Lancing
Lightning over Lancing July 23 SUS-190724-125025001
Lightning over Lancing July 23 SUS-190724-125035001
Lightning over Waitrose in Worthing