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Bournemouth Echo: Stormy weather at Mudeford Quay, picture by Sally Adams

Beware - Met Office issue warning for heavy rain over Dorset today

Bournemouth Echo: Weekend weather: sun set to carry on shining across Dorset

11:53am Friday 25th July 2014

It may be gloriously sunny outside but forecasters are warning of heavy showers over Dorset this afternoon.

VIDEO: Ever seen lightning in slow-motion? Amazing footage of storm over Christchurch

Bournemouth Echo: Lightning over Bournemouth. Picture by Rob Fleming.

1:11pm Monday 21st July 2014

Reader Matt Edgeley sent us this slow-motion footage of lightning over Christchurch, taken at 1am on Saturday. 

Lightning, hail and strong winds: Met Office issues yellow weather warning

Bournemouth Echo: IN PICTURES: Spectacular lightning storm heralds week of unsettled weather

12:34pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

MAKE the most of the glorious sunshine while it lasts as things are set to take an unsettled turn by the weekend with lightning, hail and gusty winds forecast.

Hail, heavy showers and thunderstorms - Met Office issues weather warning

Bournemouth Echo: RAIN, RAIN, GO AWAY: Wet weather in Bournemouth town centre yesterday morning

10:52am Thursday 26th June 2014

HEAVY rain showers, hail and thunderstorms could cause flooding and disruption across Dorset and the New Forest on Friday and Saturday.

Weekend weather: sun set to carry on shining across Dorset

Bournemouth Echo: Weekend weather: sun set to carry on shining across Dorset

10:40am Friday 20th June 2014

IF you’ve been working all week and praying the sunshine lasts into the weekend then you’re in luck.

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Bournemouth Echo: Flooding under the railway line at Whitecliff Road. Picture by Richard Crease.

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