Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday 17th July 2018
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Fine Mediterranean, thunderstorms in central Europe
More storms in northern Spain on Tuesday. The rest of Spain and Portugal will be fair with sunny spells. A fine day to come in the Balearics with lots of hot sunshine in Corsica and Sardinia as well as Italy. Greece should be dry and sunny and it will be staying fine across Turkey too.
Thundery showers developing in France, fair to the north and south. The thundery showers may affect the Low Countries. Northern Germany will be dry but heavy, torrential thunderstorms could develop in southern Germany. These storms affect Switzerland and Hungary too.
Sunny spells and dry for Denmark and staying dry and sunny in Poland. Fair for the Baltic States but breezy, lots of sunshine for Finland. Fair in Sweden but some heavy showers affecting much of Sweden.
Torrential thunderstorms affecting the north of Spain on Wednesday. Scattered storms inland and generally dry with lots of hot sunshine to the south and through Portugal. Fair in the Balearics as well as Corsica and Sardinia. Italy will be fine with lots of sunshine to come here. More sunshine and dry weather in Greece where it will be warm too. Heavy showers and some thunderstorms to come in Turkey.
France should have a fair day with plenty of sunshine here as well as feeling warm. The warm weather continues in the Low Countries and extends into Switzerland and Austria. Germany is going to be fine with sunny spells, whilst some showers affect eastern Poland.
A front brings some cloud and a few spots of showery rain to Denmark. Further cloud and rain affecting the est ofNorway. Sweden should be fair with plenty of sunshine. Finland and the Baltic States will be fair too with more sunshine here.