Issued: 0530hrs Monday, June 28 2014
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Summery across Eastern Europe
Very unsettled across western and central parts of Europe today. Heavy showers and longer spells of rain will affect much of France but dry in the far south. Plenty of heavy showers with scattered thunderstorms will affect England, Belgium, Holland, most of Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the Adriatic Region. Very warm with sunny spells across Italy with a few late heavy showers developing inland late in the day but staying dry in the south. For Greece, Turkey and Bulgaria will be a fine, very warm, summer's day. Lots of dry weather again come across Bulgaria up through Romania into the Ukraine, Poland, Belarus, the Baltic states and across Russia and southern Finland. Heavy showers will affect northern Finland along with Norway and Sweden and some of these could thundery. It continues hot, dry, sunny across Spain and Portugal. A brisk westerly wind develops through the Straits of Gibraltar with a strong north westerly wind off the coast of north western Spain.
It continues very unsettled across much of Europe. Spain and Portugal remains sunny, dry and very warm, while frequent and heavy showers, possibly thundery are likely to affect much of France, Belgium, Germany, the northern half of Italy, the Czech Republic, Austria and the Adriatic Region. Mostly sunny and mainly dry across England, Holland and Denmark today. Largely dry as well across much of Sweden and Finland while some heavy showers will affect Norway. Lots of fine, summery weather is expected across Russia, the Baltic States, Belarus, Poland and the Ukraine along with most of Romania and Bulgaria. Across Greece, Turkey and the southern half of Italy will also be very warm, dry and sunny. A mistral will be blowing across southern parts of France. It also stays windy along the western coasts of Iberia.