Yesterday’s storm was seriously freaky, like Independence Day freaky — and if you don’t believe us, we have the pictures to prove it!

Brisbane was battered with one hell of a storm yesterday, bringing with it huge hail stones, over 10,000 lightning strikes, crazy damaging winds and over 1000 power outages to homes and business across Brisbane.

Check out the gallery of the crazy storm photos from yesterday, as social media users literally captured the storm from all angles across Brisbane city!