Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 9 October 2016
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Warmest across southern Spain
Fine and mainly dry with sunny spells across Spain and Portugal with temperatures in the 30s in the south. A few showers to come across eastern Spain into the Balearics, Corsica and Sardinia. A number of showers too across parts of Italy. Fine and dry today across Croatia with showers across Serbia and Bosnia. Lots of dry, sunny weather is expected across Turkey into Greece, Romania, Bulgaria and the Ukraine. An area of moderate to heavy rain will lie from Norway across Sweden into the Baltic States, Belarus into Russia. Chilly but a dry day to come across Finland. Fine across much of Poland but the west may catch a few showers. For Germany, Holland, Denmark and Belgium expect a number of showers, some heavy. A dry day to come across France with lots of sunshine.
Today the warmest weather will again be across southern parts of Iberia. For Portugal, Spain and France it's a dry day of sunny intervals. Occasional showers to come across eastern England and Belgium along with Denmark and western parts of Germany. Rain may affect the south of Sweden, but for much of Sweden, Norway and Finland it will be dry and quite chilly. A band of rain will be across Poland into Belarus, southern Russia and the north Ukraine. Another area of rain is expected across The Adriatic Region and southern Italy with heavy showers to affect Greece, Corsica, Sardinia and Scilly. A fine, dry day across Turkey into Bulgaria, Romania and the southern Ukraine.