Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 3rd June 2012
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Showers over southern and northern Europe with rain through central areas
A fair day for Spain and Portugal with good spells of sunshine. There will be some showers across France, these heavy in the south. Northern France will be cloudy and wet with some heavy spells of rain here. The rain also affecting the Low Countries as well as central and southern parts of Germany. Northern Germany should be dry with sunny spells.
Heavy showers to come across Austria and Hungary, some of them thundery. Central and southern Italy should be fine with good spells of sunshine here. High pressure brings plenty of sunshine and dry weather in Greece and Turkey.
Heavy showers across the Baltic States and Finland, the showers thundery at times. Cloud and rain affecting central and northern Sweden, with showers to the south. Breezy with heavy showers and cold across Norway.
A fine day with lots of sunshine through Spain and Portugal. Fine through much of France too, although there will be some cloud and outbreaks of rain to the far north. A wet day in the Low Countries and central Germany, but fair to the north.
Cloud and heavy rain affecting much of northern and western Italy. Fair to the south. Greece and Turkey should be fine with some sunshine here. A few heavy showers breaking out over Romania and Bulgaria.
Scandinavia sees low pressure over Norway. This brings heavy showers and some sunny spells here. Further sunny spells and a few heavy showers in Sweden as well as Finland. Denmark also has a mix of sunny spells and heavy showers.