Spectacular lightning was seen by many people across North Kirklees on Friday night.
Some of our readers sent in pictures of the storm.
It was also a talking point on our Facebook pages.
Terri Richardson said: “I did a video but wasn’t long because I got scared lol.”
Tonie Wray said: “I had a beauty view of the lightning from Thornhill looking over Dewsbury/Mirfield.”
Julia Hopkins Hall said: “I watched it from my window in Batley but never heard it...”
Vicky Thompson said: “I live near Dewsbury and the flashes at one point were only a few seconds in between but weird cos no rain or thunder just loads of lightning pretty though.”