Issued: 0530hrs Friday 5th October 2012
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Sunny, warm for Spain
Rain is expected in the south of England and across the north of France into Belgium, Holland, Denmark and northern Germany where it will be heavier. Central and southern parts of England and southern Germany will be fine and dry. Still plenty of very warm sunshine to come across Spain and Portugal and this fine weather extends eastward across the Balearics, Corsica, Sardinia into Italy, Greece and most of Turkey. Fine across the Balkans and warm with sunny spells for the former Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungry, Austria and the Czech Republic. Colder but sunny across Norway and Sweden. Heavy rain is expected across Finland with showers across the Baltic States and rain for Russia. Most of Poland should be dry with sunny skies across the Ukraine, Very windy across northern Europe with gales.
Dry and sunny across England today. An area of rain will extend from Finland, into Russia across the Baltic States, northern parts of Poland and Germany through Holland and Belgium. Most of France looks dry with the south sunniest. Lots of fine, dry weather continues across Portugal, Spain across into the Balearics, Italy, Greece and Turkey. Cold but sunny across Norway and Sweden with showers across Denmark. Dry across much of south east Europe with sunny spells from the Ukraine into Romania, the former Yugoslavia, Hungry, the Czech Republic and southern parts of Germany and Poland.