Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 28th March 2017
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Fine for much of Europe although some showers in southern Turkey
An improvement in the weather across Iberia today with both Portugal and Spain to have a dry day with sunny spells and also a bit warmer. Lots of showers, some heavy across Britain and into northern France, Belgium, The Netherlands and western parts of Germany. High pressure continues to give a fine spells of dry, sunny weather from eastern Germany across into Poland, The Baltic States, The Baltic States and across much of the Balkans and the Adriatic Region.
Occasional showers to come across parts of Greece and the far south of Italy. Just a few showers too across parts of Turkey but dry in the main. A dry day across northern Italy, Sardinia, Corsica and the Balearics. Rather cold across Norway, Sweden and Finland but dry. Cold and snowy across Russia.
Fair and warm across Spain and Portugal with lots of sunshine to come here. It will be fair across the Balearics too and the sunshine and warm weather continues in Italy. An odd shower in southern Greece and some heavy and thundery showers affecting the south of Turkey too.
France should be dry with plenty of spring sunshine and it will be warm too. More sunshine in the Low Countries and Switzerland as well as Austria and Hungary. Southern Germany should be fair but there will be cloud and rain in the north. This cloud and rain affecting Poland as well.
A mostly dry day in Denmark with sunny spells although there will be cloud and some patchy rain in the far south. Coud and some outbreaks of rain in the Baltic States. Scattered showers in Finland. Fine across Sweden and Norway with sunshine here.