Issued: 0530hrs Wednesday 15th August 2018
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Scattered thunderstorms in the Mediterranean, fair and sunny in central Europe
Isolated thundery showers in eastern arts of Spain today. Fair and sunny as well as dry in the rest of Sain and Portugal. More sunshine and fine weather in the Balearics although some thunderstorms over Sardinia and Corsica. Heavier thunderstorms in central and southern Italy but fair and sunny to the north. Greece should be mainly dry apart from some hill showers. Fine in Turkey with more sunshine.
Fine and hot across France with lots of sunshine here. More sunshine in the Low Countries and Germany with warm temperatures. Poland will see a few showers in the east although western area should be dry. Further showers, some heavy in Austria and Hungary as well as Switzerland.
Denmark will be mostly fair with hazy sunshine. Scattered showers in the Baltic States although cool here. Scattered showers too in Finland with dry and sunny weather in Sweden. Scattered showers in western Norway.
Torrential thundery showers in the east of Spain. Mainly fair in the west and across Portugal too. The Balearics will be fair with more sunshine to come here. Thundery showers again in central and southern Italy but fair to the north. Greece has sunny spells and a scattered showers. Turkey will be dry with lots of sunshine throughout the day.
France stays dry and warm overall, although some showers over the Pyrenees. Cloud and some showers later in the Low Countries. Germany and Poland will be dry with sunshine. More dry weather and sunshine in Austria and Hungary although some thunderstorms in Switzerland.
Dry and fair for Denmark. The Baltic States are going to be fair too with more sunshine. Finland remains dry, more sunshine to come here. Sweden remains dry and sunny although cloud and rain affecting Norway.