UPDATE: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Ends

Lightning strike. (Photo courtesy of Rachel Hoekstra)

Environment Canada has ended a severe thunderstorm watch for London-Middlesex.

The weather agency issued the watch Friday afternoon, noting weather conditions were favourable for severe storms to develop over the region.

The alert ended for the region at around 5:30pm.

A severe thunderstorm watch has also ended for southern Huron County.