Thunderstorms warning issued for the whole of Essex

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The Met Office has issued a weather warning for thunderstorms across Essex for next week.

A yellow weather warning has been issued for thunderstorms, with rain and lightning set to batter the county. 

Although the country is currently in the mist of a heatwave, this is due to change next week.

The weather warning is in place between Monday to Wednesday, with thunderstorms likely across several parts of the country.

A spokesperson for the Met Office said: “As well as on Monday and Tuesday, thunderstorms are also possible on Wednesday. Details are uncertain, but where thunderstorms develop they could be torrential”.

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