Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 29 March 2015
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Snow across parts of Scandinavia
Warm, summery weather is expected across Portugal and Spain today with sunny skies. A wet and windy day to come across an area from southern England, France, Belgium, Holland, Denmark, south Sweden, Germany and Poland with spells of heavy rain. This also extends south across Austria, Switzerland and the Czech Republic. A fine, mostly sunny day across Italy and the Adriatic Region. Showers will affect Greece, Turkey and the eastern Mediterranean. An area of snow is expected across Finland and western Russia with rain across the Baltic States into Belarus, The Ukraine and Romania. Snow showers to affect western Norway with snow across northern Sweden.
It remains quite warm and sunny across Spain and Portugal today under sunny skies. Further spells of rain to come across France, Switzerland into Austria. Very showery across Germany and Poland with another area of heavy rain across southern parts of Sweden, across the Baltic States, Belarus, The Ukraine, Hungary, Romania and the Czech Republic. Snow is forecast across parts of Norway and northern Sweden with rain and snow across Finland and Russia. Continued dry across the Adriatic Region today with a few showers across parts of Greece. Plenty of showers are expected across Turkey while it remains fine and dry across Italy. A strong mistral will affect southern France and it will be very windy into the central Mediterranean.