PHOTOS: Melbourne copped a wild storm overnight

A general photo of a lightning strike. Photo: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images.

Melbourne was hit by a wild storm overnight with wind gusts reaching speeds of 107km/h.

The storm mainly affected east and south-east parts of Melbourne with Narre Warren, Monash, Clayton, Mount Waverley and Chadstone among those who the list of suburbs who were hit the worst.

More than 600 calls were made to the State Emergency Service asking for help following storm damage to trees and buildings.

The weather was expected to clear by Sunday afternoon.

Many took to social media to capture some incredible shots of Melbourne being hit with lightning strikes.

Here’s a closer look at the storm:

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