Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 16 October 2016
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Warmest across southern Spain
Pleasantly warm today across Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Greece and Turkey. Fine and mainly dry with sunny spells across Spain and Portugal with temperatures in the high 20's in the south. A few showers to come across north west Spain. Heavy showers to affect England and north west France. Most of France along with Italy, The Low Countries and Germany will have a dry day with sunny spells. An area of rain is expected from southern parts of Norway and Sweden across Denmark into Poland, Hungary and Romania. Lots of heavy showers to come across Serbia, Bosnia and Slovenia with a dry day across Croatia and Turkey. One or two showers are expected across Greece. Cold across Russia with rain and snow showers. Fine and mostly sunny across the Baltic States and The Ukraine. Cold but dry across Finland.
Today the warmest weather will again be across southern parts of Iberia. Rain will affect north west Spain otherwise for Portugal, and most of Spain it's a dry day of sunny intervals. Mainly fair and dry across England today. Unsettled with rain and showers across France. A few heavy showers will affect Belgium and Holland while rain spreads into Denmark, Norway and Sweden. A few heavy showers to come for western Germany but dry in the east. Lots of sunny, dry weather is forecast for Poland, The Baltic States, Belarus, western Russia, the Ukraine and most of Romania. Rain is likely across Bulgaria and northern Greece with a few heavy showers in the south and across western parts of Turkey. Cooler but a dry day across Austria, the Czech Republic and Italy. Very windy across the Black Sea into the Aegean Sea. Windy as well across the North Sea.