Issued: 0530hrs Saturday 4th June 2022
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Hot and sunny Mediterranean, heavy thunderstorms in central Europe
Heavy showers pester the northern coastal towns of Spain but largely dry and fine elsewhere here and across Portugal. Dry and sunny too for the Balearic islands as well as across Italy into many regions of Greece. Thunderstorms looking to develop through Turkey.
Heavy showers and thunderstorms develop across much of northern and western France. eastern areas drier. Some push into Belgium by the end of the day too, though the Netherlands stay mostly dry until overnight. Sunny spells and scattered showers across Switzerland and Austria. A largely dry and fine day across Germany and improving across Poland with rain clearing here.
Largely dry and fine across Norway and Sweden though winds pick up with some rain in the far north here later. Dry with sunny spells across south Finland though more cloud with patchy rain further north. A dry and fine day across Denmark and the Baltic states.
Fine for Portugal with lots of sunshine. Staying fair on Sunday with more sunshine and hot weather. The Balearics, Corsica and Sardinia will be dry and sunny. Scattered showers in southern Italy, a risk of some thunderstorms in the far north. Greece should be dry with sunshine and will be hot. Heavy, thundery showers in southern Turkey and a hot day here too.
Showers in central and northern France, dry and fair for the south. Cloud and thundery spells of rain for the Low Countries. Further thundery rain in Germany, heaviest west and south. Poland will be dry with good spells of sunshine. Further sunshine and dry weather in Hungary. Heavy thunderstorms affecting Switzerland and Australia.
Denmark will be dry with sunshine. Further sunshine and dry weather in the Baltic States. Breezy in Finland with sunshine and dry weather. Scattered showers in central Sweden, dry in the south. Rain and wind in the far north of Norway, dry and sunny to the south.