The Met Office issued this warning for thunderstorms and heavy rain on Sunday.
4 am on Sunday 23 October until 5 am on Monday 24 October.
The Met Office chief forecaster said:
‘A band of heavy rain will move northwards through Sunday morning, followed by scattered heavy showers and isolated thunderstorms during the afternoon.
‘Further heavy rain and thunderstorms are possible during Sunday evening and night, particularly across eastern parts of England, easing later.
’10-20 mm of rain is likely in 1 to 3 hours in many areas, with 30 mm in a few places through the morning.
‘However, where thunderstorms occur during the afternoon, evening and overnight, there is a small chance of 20-30 mm falling within an hour and as much as 60 mm in 2-3 hours, along with lightning and a chance of gusty winds and hail, this most likely across eastern parts of England.’