Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 17th June 2017
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Hot through the Mediterranean with showers or rain in Scandinvia
A hot day again over Spain and Portugal on Saturday. The fair weather persists through the balearics, Corsica and Sardinia. Italy will have heavy and thundery showers. Greece is going to be dry with plenty of sunshine. Staying mostly fair in Greece although an odd heavy shower later.
France should be fine and dry, again with a lot of sunshine. Brisk winds to the south. The Low Countries will be dry with more sunshine to come here. It stays fine through Germany and Poland, again with sunny spells. Austria, Hungary and Switzerland will be dry with sunny spells.
Denmark should be dry with sunny spells. The Baltic States remain dry with good spells of sunshine. A few showers for Finland and Sweden, but some sunny spells too. Norway will be fair with sunny spells, but some cloud and rain to the west.
A fine day across Spain and Portugal, just an odd afternoon showers and feeling hot for all. Staying fine and dry through the Mediterranean too although there will be heavy and thundery showers in Greece. Further showers will affect Turkey, some of them heavy.
France should be dry with more sunshine throughout the day. Staying dry for the Low Countries and Germany with more sunshine here. Poland should be dry and sunny throughout. Austria and Hungary will be dry with sunny spells and the sunshine reaching Switzerland too.
Denmark will be dry with plenty of sunshine. Fine for the south of Norway with sunshine here. The Baltic States should be fair and sunny although rain and showers affect Finland. Showers for the northern half of Sweden and heavier showers for Norway.