More than 60,000 lightning blasts were recorded across the Baltics from 9 p.m. Tuesday to 9 a.m. Wednesday, reports LSM's weather man Toms Bricis.
While sizable hailstones several centimeters in diameter fell over the town of Cesvaine.
Pirms 10 min. Cesvainē pic.twitter.com/3FJqvhiCek— Jānis Z. (@cesvainis) August 2, 2017
Several thousand households were left without electricity due to power outages. On the flip side, many beautiful pictures were taken.
Nāk negaiss! pic.twitter.com/LQzz1IK88u— Muntis Rāvietis (@MuntisRavietis) August 2, 2017
Wednesday will be rather rainy with thunderstorms expected in the eastern regions. Temperatures of +20..+25C are expected throughout the country except in Latgale where they may reach +26..+29C.