Lightning above Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham

26 spectacular pictures of lightning in skies above Portsmouth

THE skies above Portsmouth were lit up by lightning overnight. 

A yellow weather warning was issued by the Met Office yesterday for thunderstorms and they rolled into the city late last night. Our readers were on hand to capture spectacular pictures of the lightning and here are 26 of the best pictures. 

Lightning above Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham
Lightning above Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham
Marcin Jedrysiak
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Spiralling lightning in the skies above Portsmouth overnight
Spiralling lightning in the skies above Portsmouth overnight
Damion Wearn
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Lightning strike last night
Lightning strike last night
Damion Wearn
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Lightning captured in the skies last night
Lightning captured in the skies last night
Damion Wearn
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