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Dark skies and heavy rain as thunderstorms hit the region again

PUBLISHED: 21:17 11 August 2014 | UPDATED: 21:45 11 August 2014

Storms in Gorleston. Picture: Vicki Ellis

Storms in Gorleston. Picture: Vicki Ellis

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It was dark skies and rumbles of thunder across Norfolk last night as storms hit the region - again.

Storms in Great Yarmouth. Picture: Supplied Storms in Great Yarmouth. Picture: Supplied

Poringland, Hemsby, Wymondham, Talcolneston, Gorleston and Dereham felt the brunt of the thunderstorms, which travelled across the county, with reports of tornadoes in Great Yarmouth.

The turbulent weather came after a weekend of flooding from storm Bertha, which left houses and businesses submerged.

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Although fire crews braced themselves for another deluge of calls after the busy weekend, the night appeared to go without incident.

And the storms made way for a perfect photo opportunity for budding photographers - with rainbows appearing in Hevingham, Norwich and Woodbastwick.

Tweet us your storm pictures to @EDP24

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