London Lite Friday, 26 June 2009 23 An electric evening for Glasto fansStormsthreaten anewmudbath Glastonbury revellers were bracing themselves for more torrential thunderstorms this morning after a threatened deluge struck last night. rain arrived at 7pm yesterday in short, heavy bursts that failed to stop revellers enjoying the events first day of music. but the downpour came in earnest after 8pm, with lightning, thunder and sheets of rain sparking fears that the 900-acre somerset site could become a mudbath. Campers donned wellies, ducked for cover and consoled themselves with forecasts of better weather from tomorrow afternoon. Festival-goer David Harris, 27, a website producer from oxford, said last night: the weather has been sunny and rainy on and off. so weve got used to it and are just con- centrating on enjoying the bands. People are venturing out when the sun does and taking cover when it gets wet. skies could be clear by the time headliners lily allen and neil young go on stage today. In 2005, storms led to flash floods that caused havoc, with many festival-goers using their tents as boats. In 2007, more rain brought a less serious mudbath. By GeorGina LittLejohn Going down a storm: the music plays on as lightning and rain gets in on the act index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html44.html45.html46.html47.html48.html49.html50.html51.html