Waterspout Spotted in Scotland Amid Heavy Storms

An intense rotating cloud was spotted in Midlothian, Scotland, on the afternoon of Tuesday, September 6, as storms hit the region.

The Met Office confirmed the sightings, labelling the cloud a ‘waterspout’.

According to local news, there were no reports of serious damage caused by the storm.

This footage, filmed by Twitter user @malcosaurus shows the cloud looming over the village of Rosewell. Credit: @malcosaurus via Storyful

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