Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 25th May 2016
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Thundery showers in central Europe but fair to the south
Fair through southern Spain and Portugal today. There will be some heavy showers affecting the north of Spain. Fine in the Balearics and Italy with good spells of sunshine here and very warm too. Staying fine in Greece with more sunshine here. Fair for southern Turkey but some showers in the north.
Thundery showers developing over France, these heavy in central and southern areas. Scattered showers for the Low Countries but dry and sunny across much of Germany. Some cloud and a few spots of rain in the far east of Germany with some cloud and patchy rain in Poland too. Patchy rain for Hungary but sunny spells in Hungary with some showers in Switzerland.
Some broken cloud and showery rain in Denmark. Showers developing in the Baltic States, with some heavy showers to come in Finland. Sweden will have a mix of sunshine and showers, whilst Norway should be dry and sunny.
Some heavy showers to come across northern Portugal on Thursday, these affecting the north of Spain too. For the Balearics it will be bright and dry with good spells of sunshine. Staying fine and warm in Italy as well as Greece. Heavy showers forming in Turkey, along with some sunny spells.
Heavy thunderstorms forming across France. These affecting the Low Countries too. Germany will have showers, some heavy in the south, although northern areas will be drier. Further showers in central and southern Poland, but dry with sunny spells to the north/ Hungary should be dry with sunny spells. Showers in Austria and Hungary, some of them heavy.
Fair with spells of sunshine in Denmark. An odd shower in the Baltic States. Mostly fair over Finland, although a few showers drifting into the east of Sweden. Fine with sunny spells for much of Norway.