Issued: 0530hrs Friday 11th June 2021
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Heavy showersin central Europe, few showers in the Mediterranean
Largely dry across Spain and Portugal but once again thunderstorms look likely to break out across northern areas. Largely dry through the Balearic Islands, just the risk of a thundery shower later on. Some local thunderstorms across Italy and the surrounding islands but generally largely dry here. Still some showers across Greece, some thundery. Drier for Turkey although a few scattered showers further east here.
Scattered showers developing across southern and eastern areas of France, some heavy and thundery, but plenty of dry conditions too. Largely dry, fine and sunny across the Netherlands but scattered showers for Germany. Thunderstorms still about across Switzerland and Austria and could push in to Slovakia. Croatia looking to stay dry. Some scattered showers affecting Poland.
Heavy rain, possibly thundery across much of western and northern Norway on Friday. Drier further southeast. Some of the rain could reach into western Sweden but largely dry elsewhere. A dry day for Finland. The risk of a shower through the Baltic States but mostly dry here. A possible shower or two crossing Denmark but largely dry here also.
Scattered showers developing across Spain and Portugal on Friday. It should be fine through much of the Mediterranean although some showers affecting southern parts of Italy. Afternoon thunderstorms may develop over inland parts of Greece with more widespread thunderstorms in Turkey.
France should have a fair day with some good spells of sunshine, just isolated showers affecting the Far East. An area of rain slipping south through the southern parts of the Netherlands and into central Germany with heavy periods of rain in Poland. A few showers for western parts of Hungary and northern Austria but for the rest of Hungary, Austria and Switzerland it should be dry.
A few showers in Denmark on Friday. Rain will be pushing through the Baltic states and also western part of Finland, with some showers in eastern Finland. Set across southern parts of Sweden but some rain in central areas. More unsettled in western Norway where it will be cold with periods of rain at times.