Issued: 0530hrs Sunday April 23, 2017
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Snow for Scandinavia, E Europe
A very chilly day to come for much of Europe with the warmest temperatures across Iberia. Lots of dry, sunny weather is expected across Portugal, Spain and France. More unsettled across Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, the Alpine Region, Poland, the Czech Republic and the far north of Italy. Cold with snow showers across The Baltic States, Belarus, northern Russia, Finland, Sweden and western Norway. Heavy rain to affect the Ukraine today and also southern parts of Russia. Rain is forecast across the Adriatic Region but a dry day across Greece and much of Italy. Cloudy with rain and showers across much of Turkey. Lots of showers are expected today across Romania.
Another very warm day to come across Iberia with sunny spells but a few sharp showers may develop across Portugal and parts of Spain. Most of France and southern Germany will be fine and dry. An area of rain is expected from The Baltic States westward into northern parts of Poland and Germany into England and the Netherlands. Outbreaks of heavy snow are likely across Norway and Sweden with snow showers for Denmark, Finland, The Baltic States and northern Russia. Lots of dry weather to come across the Balkans and the Adriatic Region. Most of Turkey will be dry apart from a few showers near the north coast. Plenty of showers are forecast across The Ukraine into Belarus. A lot of cloud too across Italy with scattered showers.