Issued: 0530hrs Monday 18th June 2012
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Showery across Iberia
Scattered showers to come across England today with sunny spells. Just one or two showers to come across France today, otherwise mostly sunny and dry and still very warm. Heavy showers with thunder are expected across Belgium, Denmark, through Holland across all of Germany into Austria. Hot across Iberia with heavy, thundery showers developing late in the day across eastern parts of Spain. One or two showers will be scattered around the Balearics today. Most of Europe will remain settled, very warm and dry with long sunny spells and from Russia through the Baltic States into Poland. Lots of sunshine as well across Romania, Hungary, the Czech Republic, the former Yugoslavia, into Greece and Turkey. Very warm and sunny as well across Italy with a few showers around the Balearics. It will be windy with a day of sunshine and showers across Norway, Sweden and Finland. Very warm and sunny day to come across Poland. The strong north winds will continue blowing through the Aegean Sea.
A few showers across Britain today with more frequent and heavy showers forecast across northern France, dry and sunny in the south of France. A day of sunshine and showers across Belgium and The Netherlands. Lots of dry, sunny weather to come for Germany, Denmark and southern parts of Norway and Sweden. Northern parts will have heavy showers. Cloudy and wet across Finland with rain. Heavy, thundery showers are expected across the Baltic States and Belarus. Mostly sunny and hot across Russia into the Ukraine, the former Yugoslavia, the Czech Republic, Romania, Greece and Turkey. Mostly cloudy across Spain and Portugal with showers. Fair and dry across the Balearics with a warm, sunny day across Italy. Expect a few showers across the Alps and across Austria today. Those strong northerly winds will persist across the Aegean Sea.