Thunderstorms were also seen in North Wales, Wirral, Liverpool, Solihul, Redditch, Prescot and other parts of the country. Astonishing footage has emerged of a strange weather phenomenon with flashing lightning but no thunder and rain. 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Brits are in store for further thunderstorms today and tomorrow after the Met Office issued a yellow warning for the entire country. This phenomena is known colloquially as 'heat lightning.' No rain, barely any thunder, but almost constant lightning that's been going on for nearly an hour now.". "To get that much it will take some areas seeing frequent thunderstorms, and not just passing through. "It's a worst-case scenario - a caution, really, for what could happen - but we are looking at a potential for 150mm rain in three or four hours. Twitter users described last night's displays as 'the weirdest storm' and 'creepy but beautiful' due to the 'silent lightning', which is unique due to its lack of thunder and rain. As you'd expect loud thunder to hit seconds later, residents described it as "the weirdest storm" as the it continues with no rain and is silent. ", Another one said: "In Manchester and you can hear nothing. When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. The Met Office had predicted thunderstorms for the whole of the UK yesterday after issuing a yellow weather warning. ", When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. While the Queen has decided that Prince Edward's family will make up one of the royal households who will be spending Christmas Day with her Majesty, the family have also come up with an 'ingenious' plan to spend Boxing Day together. People living in Greater Manchester area stayed up late to watch the sky flashing with purple lightning amid the hot weather – one woman described it as "the weirdest thunderstorm" ever, The Daily Star's FREE newsletter is spectacular! One woman from Redditch shared pictures and video of a dark thundery storm cloud above her, with clear skies around it. 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