Issued: 0530hrs Friday 25th May 2018
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Thundery showers in central and southern Europe, drier to the north
Heavy and thundery showers over Portugal and Spain today. Southern and eastern Spain should be dry with sunny spells. The Balearics are likely to be sry as will be Corsica and Sardinia. Heavy showers for Greece and also for the west of Turkey.
Some thundery showers forming in northern France but dry to the south with sunny spells. Scattered thunderstorms in the Low Countries and the west of Germany but dry i the east. Showers affecting Poland. Further showers, some heavy for Hungary and Austria as well as Switzerland.
Fine weather to come in Denmark with sunshine here. More sunshine for the Baltic States and in Finland too. Sweden will have plenty of sunshine and should stay dry. It will also be staying dry and sunny for most of Norway.
Another day of heavy and thundery showers across Spain and Portugal. The thundery showers affecting the Balearics too. Scattered showers for Italy but mostly dry here. The scattered afternoon showers also develop in Greece with some torrential thunderstorms affecting the west of Turkey.
Thundery rain or showers in the far west of France but dry in the east. Fair the Low Countries and Germany whilst some heavy showers are expected in eastern Poland. The thundery showers continue to trouble Austria, Hungary and Switzerland too.
Isolated showers later for Denmark, but mostly dry. Showers too in the south of Sweden but again mostly dry here. Dry weather too for the Baltic States with sunshine and far weather in Finland. Norway will also be dry with lots of sunshine and feeling warm.