Issued: 0530hrs Monday 25 May 2015
Duty forecaster: John Ejdowski
Dry across Iberia
It continues very warm from across south east Europe and southern Iberia and quite chilly across northern Europe for the end of May. There remains the risk of some rain in the far south of Spain today but generally a dry day to come across Spain and Portugal. Outbreaks of rain are likely from Sweden into northern Germany and northern France. Fine across much of England today with occasional showers across the Low Countries. Heavy showers to affect southern Germany and the Alpine Region along with the Adriatic Region, Bulgaria and Romania. Intense rainfall may continue to produce flooding across eastern parts of Croatia and Hungary. Fine and dry across Italy, Greece, Turkey, the Ukraine, Russia, The Baltic States and Finland. Cold across Norway and Sweden with lots of showers, these wintry across northern Norway. Windy across the south of France through the Balearics.
It comes quite hot and south eastern parts of Europe today and also across southern parts of Iberia and Turkey. Lots of dry weather is expected across United Kingdom, France, Spain and Portugal. Lots of showers are forecast across Belgium, Holland Germany, Denmark and up into Sweden. Heavy rain may affect the Alpine Region along with heavy thundery showers. Heavy showers and thunderstorms are also expected across the Adriatic Region. Quite chilly but essentially dry across Norway and Finland. Outbreaks of rain spread in across the Baltic States with lots of heavy showers suspected across Poland into the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria. Dry and sunny across Greece today and western Turkey while eastern Turkey will see a few heavy showers develop later in the day. Most of Italy will also be fine and dry although a few heavy showers develop across inland areas in the afternoon. Dry across Russia and becoming quite hot in the south. Very windy today across central and southern France down through the central Mediterranean.