Issued: 0530hrs Monday 28th May 2012
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Best sunshine through southern parts of Europe, with colder weather in Scandinavia by Monday
Another hot day through Iberia on Monday. There will be plenty of sunshine around. France is going to be staying hot and sunny too, and this fine weather will be extending through trhe Low Countries and into Germany and Poland. An odd shower could break out over the high ground of Austria and Switzerland as well as Hungary later.
For Italy the day is going to be dry with plenty of sunshine, and it sghhould be staying warm and sunny through Greece as well. A few showers may affect Bulgaria and Romania and these may be heavy at times.
More unsettled conditions to the north with some rain moving south through Finland and Sweden. It could be cooler across the Baltic States and southern Sweden. Some rain affecting southern Norway with strong winds here, but showers and cooler weather following.
A hot and sunny day to come across Spain and Portugal. Most of France should be fine too with more sunshine here. There could be one or two heavy showers in northern France as well as the Low Countries. These heavy showers into western Germany, but the east should be dry and sunny. More sunshine through Poland and also across Austra, Hungary and Switzerland.
Italy may have a few showers inland, but generally the day is going to be fair with good spells of sunshine. More sunshine through Greece and Turkey, but some heavy showers in Bulgaria and Romania.
To the north cooler weather will be affecting the Baltic States with some showers here. Showers to in Finland and becoming brghter here. Cloud and some rain over southern Norway and Sweden, but showers to the north.