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.
David Michael Dyson said: “10-00 PM Watching from Norristhorpe across valley towards Cleckheaton SPECTACULAR- Loved it!”
Yvonne Shepherd Asquith said: “My girls took some vids it was amazing not seen lightning like that since i was a kid my Granddaughter Summer-lea aged 4 told me its ok Grandma its Barbie messing about with the light switch ... bless her.”
Gail Bolton said: “I was terrified lol.”