Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 14th June 2017
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Thundery central and western areas, dry and warm Mediterranean and eastern Europe
Thundery showers in northern Spain and a few triggering across eastern and southern Spain. Drier and brighter to the west with sunny spells. Dry with more sunshine across the Balearics as well as over Italy. Greece and Turkey will be dry with sunny spells although there will be thundery showers in the east.
Rain or showers in central and southern France although drier to the north with sunny spells. The Low Countries and Germany will be dry with sunny spells, although a few showers in Poland. Austria, Hungary and Switzerland will be thundery with heavy periods of rain at times.
Denmark will be dry with sunny spells. Showers for the Baltic States and Finland. Sweden is going to have heavy showers and will be cooler. Sunshine and scattered showers across Norway too.
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 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 . 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.