Thunderstorms and heavy rain in Lincoln today

Heavy showers, localised flooding and lightning strikes will develop in Lincolnshire throughout the day, according to a Met Office weather warning.

The warning, which is in place until 6pm, predicts constant rain across much of central, southern and eastern England, moving eastwards throughout the day.

The Met Office yellow weather warning for rain and thunderstorms.

The Met Office yellow weather warning for rain and thunderstorms.

Forecasters warn of a risk of flooding and lightning strikes: “At this stage, there remains uncertainty in the location of the most disruptive thunderstorms, although the area south of a line from The Wash to Bristol is considered to be at greatest risk during Friday morning.”