There was a seriously rad purple lightning storm in RAK over the weekend

If you found yourself in Ras Al Khaimah over the weekend, you’ll have been treated to the most spectacular light show in the sky.

Footage of the “purple storm” has been posted all over social media, after the unstable weather was forecasted by the National Centre of Meteorology (NCM) last week.

Check out some of the footage below:

The bad weather was spread across all of Fujairah and Khor Fakkan, with rain witnessed throughout the night, and even flooding in some areas.