Gallery: strange skies over Littlehampton and beyond

Kaitlan Skeef sent in this picture of the orange sky
Kaitlan Skeef sent in this picture of the orange sky

Readers across the area have been sending in their pictures of the stunning sky this afternoon.

According to a Met Office tweet Storm Ophelia has drawn Saharan dust to the UK, making the sun appear red – although the cloudy skies in West Sussex meant that for a time, it was almost as if a partial eclipse was taking place. Here are some of those sent to the Gazette.