Issued: 0530hrs Thursday 15th June 2017
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Hot Mediterranean with rain and showers north and east
Cloud and some outbreaks of showery rain affecting the far north of Spain on Thursday. A few thundery showers developing in central and southern Spain and Portugal but mostly dry here. It will be dry with good spells of sunshine in Italy. Greece should be mostly dry and very warm although some thundery showers forming in the north later. Turkey will be dry with lots of sunshine.
Cloud and some rain in much of central, northern and western France. The rain could turn thundery and heavy at times. This thundery rain may affect the Low Countries too. Germany and Poland should be dry with sunny spells, although there will be some patchy rain in the far west of Germany. Austria and Hungary sees watery sunshine, although a few thunderstorms may break out in Switzerland later.
Fair with good spells of sunshine and warm in Denmark. The Baltic States and Finland will be dry with plenty of sunshine. A fine day in most of Sweden too and staying warm here. Cloud and some drizzle i western parts of Norway.
A hot day again over Spain and Portugal. Staying fine too for the Balearics although some thundery showers breaking out in Italy. Torrential thunderstorms developing in a hot Greece too. Turkey should be very warm and mostly dry with sunshine, although a few showers in the far south.
Fine and sunny for much of France and the Low Countries. Showers in northern and eastern Germany as well as Germany with sunny spells in between. Some thundery showers over Austria and Hungary although Switzerland will be dry with sunny spells.
Low pressure brings some showers in Denmark, a few heavy. Rain in southern Sweden and parts of the Baltic States but sunny spells and drier weather in Finland. Showers for Norway, some of them heavy at times inland.