Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 26 June 2016
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Fine across Iberia
Sunny and warm across Portugal, Spain, Italy and much of eastern Europe. Rain spreads in across England with quite a few showers across northern France, Belgium, Holland and The Netherlands. Windy but dry and sunny today for the south of France. Lots of dry, sunny weather is expected across Italy and Greece but a few sharp showers may develop inland. Plenty of heavy showers and scattered thunderstorms are likely across The Adriatic Region, The Czech Republic, Austria and Hungary. Most of Turkey will be sunny and hot. The far east may catch some heavy showers. Fine and dry across Bulgaria, Romania, The Ukraine. Hot and sunny across Russia today. Sunny and dry weather is expected across Finland with rain into Norway and showers for parts of Sweden and Germany. Heavy showers to affect Poland and the Baltic States.
The hot weather continues across eastern parts of Europe. Expect showers across Britain. An area of rain and showers will affect Norway, Sweden, Denmark, The Low Countries, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Sunny and very warm across Portugal, Spain and the Balearics. A few late showers develop across Italy. Frequent heavy showers with thunder are forecast for The Baltic States, western Russia, Belarus into the Ukraine, Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia. Sunny and dry for Greece and Bulgaria. Hot again across Turkey with just a few widely scattered showers. Mostly cloudy across Finland with occasional showers. strong easterly wind develops through the Straits of Gibraltar.