Issued: 0530hrs Monday 12th August 2019
Duty forecaster: Claire Darbinyan
Thundery outbreaks for some on Monday; generally drier and brighter on Tuesday
Temperatures continue to freshen over Portugal and Spain as a cold front slips to the southeast. Showers over northern and southeastern parts of Spain at times. Cloudy for the Balearics with a chance of a shower or two developing. Dry, bright and very warm conditions continue for much of Italy (with the exception of the Alps where there could be some showers), the Balkans, Greece and Turkey.
A showery day for much of France though the far southwest should stay dry and bright. Thundery showers affecting the southeast. Showers spreading from the Low Countries into northwest Germany through the day. Thundery downpours affecting southeastern parts of Germany, Switzerland, Austria, the Czech Republic and Poland.
Sunny spells and scattered showers for Denmark and southern parts of Sweden and Finland on Monday. Cloudy with light scattered showers across the Baltic States while much of Norway, central and northern Sweden and central Finland could see heavier rain and thunderstorms at times.
A few showers, some of the thundery, for southeastern Spain on Tuesday but staying dry and fair across the rest of Iberia. The chance of showers continues for the Balearic Islands but Corsica and Sardinia should stay dry, bright and warm. Dry, bright and warm too for much of Italy with the chance of showers developing over northeastern areas. Greece and Turkey too should see another sunny and very warm day.
A mostly fair day for France though showery rain will affect northern and northwestern areas at times. Showery rain too affecting the Low Countries and much of Germany throughout the day. Rain more frequent for northern Germany. Scattered showers too affecting northern Poland, Switzerland, Austria and the Czech Republic at times.
A mix of cloudy skies, sunny spells and isolated showers for Denmark and the Baltic States on Tuesday. Outbreaks of thunderstorms affecting much of Norway, western Sweden and northern Finland. Drier and bright for eastern and southern Sweden and southern Finland.