Issued: 0530hrs Tuesday September 2nd 2014
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Dry across Scandinavia
Today the hottest weather is going to be across Iberia and Turkey with cooler conditions across northern Europe. It should be dry across England today. Apart from a few showers in the far north of France, much of France will also be fine and sunny. Very warm and sunny weather is expected across Portugal and Spain and across the Balearics into Corsica and Sardinia. A few showers are forecast for Belgium and Holland with more the way of shower activity expected across Germany. Outbreaks of rain are expected across the Adriatic Region and feeling quite chilly here. Frequent and heavy showers with the risk of thunder are likely across Italy and Greece. Most of Turkey should be fine and dry as well as across Bulgaria, Romania and the Ukraine. Fine as well across Poland, the Baltic States into Belarus and Finland while showers are expected across parts of Russia. Much of Norway and Sweden should be dry with sunny spells and just a few isolated showers. It will be quite windy along the northern coast of Spain and through the central part of the Mediterranean.
Sunny, dry and very warm weather is expected again across Portugal through Spain and across the Balearics into Sardinia. Most of France, Holland, Belgium and Denmark should also be fine and dry. Northern parts of Italy may see some more persistent rain coming in while some heavy showers with the risk of thunder may affect southern Italy, Sicily, Greece and Bulgaria. Further spells of rain may affect the Adriatic region today. Another very warm, dry and sunny days expected across Turkey. A few showers are likely across Romania. Lots of dry weather is forecast from Germany eastward across Austria, Poland, the Baltic States into Belarus, the Ukraine and most of Russia. The weather is set remain fair and dry as well across much of Scandinavia. Again the hottest weather is likely to be across Portugal, Spain and also across Greece and the Ukraine.