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    London Lightning Strikes the Shard

    By By Courtney Spamer, Meteorologist
    May 25, 2014, 1:28:06 AM EDT

    Thunderstorms pushed across the United Kingdom on Thursday afternoon, bringing one of the summer's biggest weather killers: lightning.

    The tallest building in western Europe, standing at 1,004 feet (306 meters), the Shard in London, was unable to escape the fierce lightning from the storm.

    Many were able to capture the multiple strikes that reached the buildings peak throughout the storm, giving spectacular pictures.

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    AccuWeather's Forecast for London, England

    Thunderstorm chances will dramatically lessen for Sunday and Monday. A stray shower will still dampen the city on Sunday morning with more numerous showers to follow for Monday.

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